This programme provides the skills, knowledge and accreditation to allow registered pharmacy technicians to competently and confidently take on the role of accredited final accuracy checker.
Aligned to national framework
Develops professional awareness of pharmacy practice
Develops professional interaction with patients, colleagues and other healthcare professionals
Encourages best practice
Develops effective communication skills
A minimum of two years post qualification experience
At least six months dispensing experience within the last 12 months
Supporting evidence of accurate dispensing according to locally agreed SOPs
Have access to an educational supervisor and support from your senior supervising pharmacy manager
Completion of online application form.
Pre Course Preparation
Before attending the live interactive workshop, candidates will be required to:
Successfully complete the online eLearning package
Familiarise themselves with MEP and /or Orange Guide
Review errors recorded in the workplace.
eLearning package Requires completion and evidence of submission two weeks prior to attending the live workshop.
Live interactive workshop Requires attendance at a full day workshop to cover the practical aspects of checking dispensed items. Trainees must complete all the workshop sessions required for their chosen speciality.
Practice activities Evidence of accurately checking 1000 items must be provided within one year. All evidence must be kept in a portfolio for review.
Following successful collection of 1000 items, trainee ACPT must complete:
A checking assessment test of 20 dispensed items
A review of their portfolio of evidence
An interview with the local assessment panel
Apply for course on 22nd March 2022
Please complete the application form below to apply for a place on the Accredited Checking Pharmacy Technician course on 22nd March 2022. Application close on the 11th March 2022
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Apply for course on 14th July 2022
Please complete the application form below to apply for a place on the Accredited Checking Pharmacy Technician course on 14th July 2022. Application close on the 25th June 2022