Revalidation for pharmacists


Revalidation is an annual GPhC requirement for all pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. It aims to keep your skills up to date and demonstrate them to the public.

How do I revalidate?

You must record and submit SIX records to

  • 4 CPD records (at least two of which must be planned)
  • 1 Peer Discussion
  • 1 Reflective Account.

The different CPD record types

Learn more about each of the record types below - and discover how the RPS can help make your Revalidation easier.

Non-members, you can get a free 7-day trial of our MyCPD app.

When do I need to revalidate?

Find out when you need to revalidate with our handy date checker.

Where do I revalidate?

Use RPS MyCPD to build, bank and back up your revalidation records, but these must be transferred to to revalidate.

RPS MyCPD will keep your learning safe and secure permanently, instead of just two years, as the GPhC does.

How do I Revalidate?

For more advice and guidance on Revalidation, read our Revalidation FAQs.

We also have two helpful webinars: How To Revalidate and another for Non-Patient Facing Roles.

Not a member? 

Register your details and start recording your CPD today.