QNUK Level 2 Award in

Principles of Safe Administration of Medication

in Health and Social Care (RQF)

Qualification number: 603/3612/2

Guided learning hours: 6

Total Qualification time: 6

Credit value: 1

Who is this for? This qualification is intended for those that are working in, or are looking to start work in health and social care. The qualification introduces the key principles associated with the safe handling, storing and administration of medication in health and social care setting.

Pre-Requisites: This qualification is available to those over 16 years. Learners should have a suitable level of literacy to be able to understand and undertake the assessment.

Progression route: Learners may progress onto additional qualifications related to the health and social care setting.

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