Course Overview

Who is this qualification for?

The purpose of the qualification is to develop learners’ knowledge and understanding of how to administer, store, dispose of and process medicines safely and provides learners with an understanding of medication and prescriptions. This qualification is intended to prepare learners skills in this subject area and to prepare them for further learning or training.


Legislation, guidance and audit processes for medication in health and social care settings Logistical aspects of handling medication Understand how to administer and support individuals to self-administer medication Understand medication