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

People & team training

Generic actions to reduce errors

Medicines often have similar sounding names and similar looking packaging, particularly generics. Make sure you don't get caught out.

Becoming a mentor

This module introduces mentoring as a concept and describes its importance as an effective way of supporting learning

Look out for the gender pay gap

Whether you are an employer, manager or a member of staff, the gender pay gap could be affecting you. Here’s what to do about it

Train your team: Hayfever

This Train Your Team checklist provides information to run a training session on that seasonal scourge, hayfever

Train your team: The menopause

This Train Your Team checklist provides support for pharmacists to run a training session on the menopause in the pharmacy

We all know about gender equality

Gender equality isn’t the only aspect of diversity that requires more focus within pharmacy, suggests one pharmacist

Why we need more female pharmacists at the table

Why are there so few women on pharmacy boards and what can be done to increase their numbers?

Train your team: Tiredness & fatigue

This Train Your Team checklist provides information to run a team training session on coping with tiredness and fatigue

Partnerships with general practice

Collaborate with general practice to forge long-term and patient-centric relationships

Take a break for your wellbeing

Watch out for your own wellbeing, and that of the people you manage, says the profession’s charity, Pharmacist Support

Train your team: Flu jabs

This Train Your Team checklist provides support to run a team training session on flu vaccinations in the pharmacy

Body language and self-confidence

The body language that you display tells people as much as the words you speak


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