Pre-Reg has become Foundation

In July 2021, Pre-Registration training changed its name to Foundation training.

Pre-Registration trainees are now known as Trainee Pharmacists.

To find out more, visit the GPhC Foundation Training Year Hub.

NOTE: We're still updating all our webpages, so you may spot "Pre-Registration" or "Pre-Reg" on our website and resources.

Starting your training

Preparing for the start of your Foundation training year ensures you are ready for this important period. We have a range of resources, networks and guidance to get you started.

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Sections on this page

  • Finding a Foundation training year position
  • Overview of Foundation training
  • Your Foundation training year timeline
  • Where to find help and support
  • Building rapport with your designated supervisor
  • Managing difficult situations and overcoming barriers/challenges

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BPSA is the official student organisation of the RPS and is there to represent and educate pharmacy students and pre-registration trainees.