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

Our Aims

Our aims are:

  • To maintain, safeguard and enhance the professional and education standards by responding to the evolving needs of pharmacy technicians
  • To influence and improve the education of both pre-registration trainee and registered pharmacy technicians
  • To support innovation through quality systems to enhance the safe and effective supply and use of medicines
  • To maintain links and professional relationships with the pharmacy regulator and professional pharmacy bodies to advise on the greater use of pharmacy technicians
  • To promote and support professional empowerment of pharmacy technicians as an integral part of the pharmacy team


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