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IQ Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines

 

Qualification Number 601/2010/1
Title IQ Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines
Category National
Sector Health & Care
Operational Start Date 20/01/2014
Operational End Date 31/08/2020
Total Units 4 Mandatory Units
Min Guided Learning Hours 110 Total Qualification Time 130
Min Age From 18

 


Registration Fee : £37.00 (excluding VAT) 


This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (delivery rates may apply for postage to international centres). 

 


About this Qualification

The IQ Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines develops the learners' understanding of different types of medication and how they are used. Learners will develop knowledge of the procedures for obtaining, storing, administering and disposing of medicines, medicine related legislation, audit processes and issues of responsibility and accountability. The objectives of the qualification are to prepare learners for further learning, prepare them for employment and support a role in the workplace.

Progression

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress on to further training or education and go on to qualifications in health and social care, such as:

• IQ Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

• IQ Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

• Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

• Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in Mental Health

• Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

Unit Structure

IQ Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines

 


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