Welcome to Update, Chemist+Druggist's premium CPD training courses
C+D Training offers training courses and continuing professional development for pharmacists, pre-registration pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, dispensing assistants and counter staff. The courses cover a variety of topics from OTC product knowledge to MUR accreditation and pharmacy management.
All courses aim to give students the knowledge and skills to provide effective patient and customer service in the pharmacy environment.
Latest training modules
Getting to grips with dressings: three scenarios to boost your knowledge of woundcare
The advice your customers need to enjoy a healthy break
Mental health problems may be more common than you think
Cardiovascular conditions are the leading cause of death in the UK – and you can help prevent them
News from C+D Training
Springboard for your pre-reg
The Springboard pre-registration programme offered by C+D Training in partnership with Medway School of Pharmacy is now offered from centres in central London and central Birmingham - giving easy access to students based in the south and midlands.
Offering eight study days, and online support for both students and pre-reg tutors, Springboard can help take the strain out of the pre-reg year - for everyone.
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PharmTech - don't hang around...
Use PharmTech to train your pharmacy technicians. Rolling registration means you do not need to wait for April or September to come around.
With an e-portfolio to cut down on paperwork and drive up completion rates, PharmTech is competitively priced at £1,250 (+VAT) spread across two years. There is a £180 rebate for students who have completed the Benchmark dispensing assistant course.
PharmTech provides the competencies required to register and work as a pharmacy technician.
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Counterpart still 'best value' for MCAs
The Counterpart Medicine Counter Assistant course (GPhC accredited) is a tried and tested course for coutner staff.
As well as covering the basics required by every medicines counter assistant course, Counterpart includes modules on Healthy Living and Pet Medicines, and an engaging new design to help students learn.
The cost is £40 for the training modules and £40 per student on registration - making this course a highly cost effective training solution,
Well Being for Healthy Living Pharmacies
Well Being offers a distance learning course and face to face training to help create healthy living champions for your pharmacy.
Online assessment option
The assessment which pharmacy staff need to complete to become a healthy living champion, is now available to students either on line, or as part of a training day.
Applied Level 2 Award
C+D Training is also now accredited to offer the Applied Level 2 Award, which adds practical skills to the knowledge gained from the Well Being programme.
Leadership training for pharmacists and managers also available. Call 0207 921 8425 or e-mail for information.
C+D Training's TAQA course is for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who want to become NVQ assessors.