This award provides continuing professional development for staff working in this area and will help to enhance employment opportunities. Workplace Direct Observation is required for the SVQ element of the PDA.
Common core unit:
HN Unit – Administration of Medication.
SVQ Mandatory Unit:
SVQ – Administer Medication to Individuals.
SVQ Social Services and Health Care at SCQF Levels 6 or 7; Candidates without formal entry requirements will be considered on an individual basis. Candidates should be employed in the care sector.
Part time (evening)
Health and Social Care