RPS Accreditations

Accredited training

All RPS accredited training and development materials,events and training providers have undergone extensive review by independent pharmacist reviewers who have relevant expertise both from an educational and training perspective as well as subject area. 

Our current accreditations can be found below.

Accredited Events

The Future of Specialist Pharmacists in Rheumatology   AbbVie Ltd   17th November 2016
DUPHAT 2016 Pharmacy Conference   Dubai International and Technologies Conference and Exhibitions (DUPHAT)   22nd February 2017

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.-sponsored symposium at the 21st Congress of the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP); “Shifting Gears, From Efficacy to Efficiency: The Example of Appropriate Antibiotic Therapy” 

  Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust   25th February 2017
The Clinical Pharmacy Congress 2016   The Clinical Pharmacy Congress; CloserStill Media Ltd   17 March 2017
Winter all Wrapped Up pharmacy training seminar 2016    Reckitt Benckiser   5th April 2017
Satelite Symposium, Clinical Pharmacy Congress 2016, "What can Pharmacists learn from Olympic Sport? Marginal Gains Theory and Medicines Optimisation"   ChugaiPharma;Roche   7th April 2017
The Future of Specialist Pharmacists in Rheumatology, Maximising Value to Rheumatology Services and Improving Patient Care   Abbvie Ltd   19th June 2017
Infectious Practice   Wave Healthcare Communications Ltd;MSD   17th August 2017
HPE Live 2016   Cogora   17th August 2017

Training courses and programmes

Accredited training   Provider     Valid until

Safe Medicines Administration


AIT Medihelp Ltd

    11 September 2017
Understanding Medication Administration Creative Support     26 November 2016
Good Clinical Practice & the Medicines for Human Use (Clinical Trials) Regulations - for Pharmacy Staff   King's Health Partners     26 August 2017
Alcohol Identification and brief advice (IBA)   Alcohol Concern     4th January 2018
Medicines Management in Care Homes Training   Numark     31st May 2017
Medicines Awareness Training course   Advance Care Training     3rd February 2018
Medication Management   Advance Pharmacare     16th September 2017
RBforhealth online learning platform   Reckitt Benckiser     23rd March 2018
Confident Conversations   Pfizer     19th February 2018
European Pharmacy Network (EPN) programme   Lloyds     19th March 2018
PROTECT - managing acid reflux: the pharmacist's role   Lucid     2nd March 2018
Medication Skills for Care - Foundation course   AIT Medihelp Ltd     14th May 2018
Medicines Handling and management ( for care homes)   Invatech Health Ltd     8th June 2018
RBforhealth seminar series and support toolkit   Reckitt Benckiser     16th June 2018
Key Medication Module   First4HealthTraining     6th July 2018
Developing Leaders in Pharmacy   Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)     6th July 2018
Training for Pharmacists :How to safely recommend a unique, newly available treatment for cold sores   Glaxo Smith Kline Consumer Health Care     28th July 2018
Key Medication Training Module   First4Health Training     8th August 2018
Medicines Information Computer Aided Learning (MiCAL) version 15    United Kingdom Medicines Information (UKMI)     12th October 2018
Pain Training modules 1&2   Pfizer Limited     18th February 2017
The Pharmacist in Primary Care- An Introduction   University of Exeter Medical School (UEMS) and Academic Collaboration for primary Care in Exeter (APEx)     23rd February 2017

 Support the Use of Medicines in Social Care Settings

  Prescription Training
Company Ltd
    3rd April 2019

Care and Control of Medicines Foundation for Care Homes and Domiciliary and Reablement Medication Foundation Course

  Opus Pharmacy Services     4th April 2019

Medicines Management Education Program and Competency Framework

  Virgin Care Ltd     5th April 2019
HepEd Liver e-training programme;

 Virology, Anatomy of the Liver and Drug Drug Interactions (DDI) modules

  AbbVie Ltd     26 May 2019
Safe Medication Management in Social Care Settings   Lynskeys Care Services Consultancy     5 July 2019
Advanced Pharmacy Leadership Programme   Welsh Centre for Pharmacy Professional Education (WCPPE)     17 July 2019

PROTECT:Module 2: Optimising over-the-counter (OTC) treatment of acid reflux – communicating with your patient

  Lucid     21 July 2019

Medicines Management Care Home Training

  Nottingham CityCare Partnership     7 November 2019

E-learning programmes

Accredited E-learning   Provider   Valid until
Good Distribution Practice online Refresher Training   Inglasia pharma solutions   17 March 2017
Medicines at HC-One   HC-One   12 May 2017
HSC: Administration of Medicines   Skillsoft Ltd   15 September 2018

Published materials

Accredited materials   Provider   Valid until
Head Lice Advice   CIG Healthcare Partnership   15 July 2017
Sleep Advice Pharmacy Training   CIG Healthcare Partnership   4th February 2018
POM to P training for ellaOne - for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Support Staff   CIG Healthcare Partnership   4th March 2018
Advising on heartburn and indigestion   CIG Healthcare Partnership   29th March 2018
Pharmacist OTC analgesia training pack and pharmacy toolkit   CIG Healthcare Partnership   15th June 2018
Managing FGIDs - The Nutritional Approach CIG Healthcare Partnership   2nd February 2019

Accredited Training Providers

RPS Accredited Training Providers   Accreditation awarded
Boots UK   July 2014
Buttercups Training Ltd   May 2015
Numark Ltd   September 2015
Harper Adams University   October 2015
ProPharmace Ltd   December 2015
Opus Pharmacy Services   October 2016

Accredited Training Providers

Foundation Training Providers   Accreditation Awarded
Rowlands Pharmacy   October 2015
Boots UK   November 2015
The United Kingdom Clinical Pharmacy Association (UKCPA)   April 2016

Accredited Training Providers

Pharmacy Foundation  Schools   Accreditation Awarded
University College London - King's College London    2015
Liverpool John Moores University    2015
Cardiff University    2015
Northern Ireland Centre for Pharmacy Learning and Development (NICPLD)    2016
University of Manchester, School of Health Sciences, Division of Pharmacy and Optometry    2016

Accredited Training Providers

Faculty Training Providers   Accreditation Awarded
Pharmacy Management Ltd   October 2015
The United Kingdom Clinical Pharmacy Association (UKCPA)   April 2016