Distance Learning
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current academic year (2018/19) and are subject to change next year.

For students under 19

Our courses & apprenticeships are usually free if you are 18 or under on the 31st of August 2019. Some courses have additional fees for things like materials and travel, which you will need to pay at the start of your course. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support for these costs.

For students aged 19 or over

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees. Some courses may be free, depending on your circumstances. Certain Level 3 & 4 courses require you to pay the fee in full or take out an Advanced Learning Loan to pay for your course. Please see our guide to fees for more information.

International Students

Students from outside the EU/EEA need to pay the full international fee for their course. Please note, West London College does not offer Tier 4 Visa Sponsorship for students to study in the United Kingdom.

 


About this course

Modern medicines are powerful substances which have beneficial effects for millions of people worldwide. However, inappropriate use or handling of these substances can have severe consequences, including death. Having good up-to-date knowledge of the safe handling of medicines is essential for anyone working with medication.

Benefits

  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification

  • Evidence your competency in handling medication to employers

  • Further your personal and professional development

  • Create better preventative care by identifying how to maintain stock and record, store and dispose of medication appropriately

  • Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college
Entry Requirements

You must be aged 19 or over and have lived in the EU/EEA for the past 3 years.

Study Methods

What you will learn

  • Understand Medication and Prescriptions

  • Supply, Storage and Disposal of Medication

  • Understand the Requirements for the Safe Administrations of Medication

  • Record-keeping and Audit Processes for Medication

Enrolment

We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times. www.wlc.ac.uk/enrol