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Health and Social Care: Administration of Medication (PDA)

Argyll College UHI

Venues

Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre

Content

This course is an essential part of training for all carers involved in the administration of medication in care homes, residential care or care at home services.

The award will become part of the recommended CPD for staff working in this sector. The PDA consists of two units: Administration of Medication and Administer Medication to Individuals.

Entry Requirements

An English based subject at SCQF Level 5. Achieved, or be working towards SVQ Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6 or 7; or equivalent. Entry subject to interview.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

6 months

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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