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Administration of Medication (PDA)

Dumfries and Galloway College

Venues

Dumfries Campus, Stranraer Campus

Content

You must be currently working in an area where you are supervised. It is likely you work in a residential or hospital setting or in the community. Gaining a qualification at this level (which is the same level as HNC or 1st year of a degree) is challenging, the majority of your learning will be online, with observation on your practical element at your workplace.

The award consists of two units which are heavily integrated. One is a practical SVQ and the other is a theoretical unit.

Entry Requirements

You must be currently working in an area where medication is administered/set up for those in the community.

You should be supported by your workplace to complete the required study and practical elements.

Start Date

Flexible

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

18 weeks

Department

Health and Social Services

SCQF Level

7