Association of Pharmacy
Technicians UK (APTUK)
The Professional Leadership Body for Pharmacy Technicians

Bowel health



This training session will get you thinking about the symptoms and treatments of IBS, as well as the advice and support you can provide customers in your pharmacy who are suffering from this and other bowel health problems. Before you begin the following activities, read through our bowel health feature here.

While IBS is not life-threatening, it can be extremely debilitating


  • To update your knowledge on the bowel health category
  • To encourage you to set aside time for training and work as a team to improve your skills in this area of practice.

About this module

Team Training is a chance for the whole pharmacy team to learn together. We suggest that you get together for a training session based on the selected content and discuss the various ways in which you can offer customers and patients added care in this category.

Originally Published by Training Matters