Introduction to Safe Handling of Medicines Online Training Course Approved by CPD 

Elite Personnel Training’s online introduction to safe handling of medicines course will explain to you the most common terminology used when handling different medicines.

Our course will also teach you some of the different types of medicines people have. As there are lots of different people involved when dispensing medicines we will tell you about the different roles the people involved with handling the medicines have.

In any workplace it is essential to have best practices in place to control infections when you handle medicines this is no different so Elite Personnel’s introduction to safe handling of medicines will teach you the ways in which you can manage infection control and the equipment that is used for dispensing the medicines.


  • Introduction to the course
  • Terminology explained
  • The roles of those involved, legislation and licensing
  • Groups of medicines
  • Levels of support and routes of entry
  • Infection Control and equipment for dispensing
  • Label interpretation, record keeping and The Seven Rights

This Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines course will start by explaining the key terminology used when handling medicines. It then goes into detail about the roles of the people involved, some of the different groups of medicines, providing different levels of support to patients, infection control, label interpretation and much more...

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Duration 60 mins*

*The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions. Learners full name and valid email address are required to register for this online course, please allow 48 hrs for delivery via email of your login details. All prices shown are excluding VAT.

Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines Online CPD Course

Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines

  • £18.75 (ex. VAT)

    (ex. VAT)

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