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Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines (Approved by CPD)

This Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines course will start by explaining the key
terminology used when handling medicines. It then goes into detail about the roles of the people
involved, some of the different groups of medicines, providing different levels of support to patients,
infection control, label interpretation and much more.

Course Overview

  • Duration

    60 mins
  • Approved by

    CPD
  • Number of lessons

    7
  • Cost

    £12.5

Module Overview

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines1Introduction to the course70
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines2 Terminology explained70
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines3 The roles of those involved, legislation and licensing70
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines4 Groups of medicines70
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines5 Levels of support and routes of entry70
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines6 Infection Control and equipment for dispensing70
Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines7 Label interpretation, record keeping and The Seven Rights70