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

Self Care

  1. Advising on back pain

    This module highlights topical therapy options and 5 simple S.T.E.P.S. to help customers manage and prevent back pain
  2. The lowdown on child health

    From vaccinations to obesity and common illnesses, pharmacy has a key role to play when it comes to kids’ health
  3. Managing dry eye and blepharitis

    Discover the link between dry eye and blepharitis and learn how to help customers effectively manage these conditions.
  4. Challenging your thinking about oral pain relief

    This short module contains three videos that review evidence about OTC pain relief, to challenge your thinking when recommending products.
  5. Pet hates: A look at common veterinary ailments

    More needs to be done to inform pet owners about the importance of year-round preventative parasite treatments
  6. Promote travel health, promote community pharmacy

    Public health specialist Michelle Dyoss says travel clinics are a real win win
  7. Happy, healthy holidays

    Make sure you're first port of call for your customers' travel health and sun protection needs
  8. Best foot forward

    With an ageing population and an increase in conditions such as diabetes, pharmacy teams should be raising awareness of foot health. 
  9. Finding routes to fitness

    Physical activity can make a huge difference to health and wellbeing but too many of us remain inactive
  10. Understanding the impact of dry skin conditions

    Learn about the emotional impact of dry and eczema-prone skin, and confidently recommend products for skin treatment and maintenance.
  11. A season not to be sneezed at

    Make your pharmacy a one-stop shop for hayfever sufferers this Spring
  12. Question time on oral care

    While awareness regarding the factors that can affect the health of teeth and gums has increased, there is still much to do to change habits
  13. Blowing in the wind: Hayfever management

    In most cases hayfever can be managed successfully in community pharmacy through self-management advice and by offering appropriate treatments
  14. Help the elderly to age well

    How can pharmacy support people with dementia, arthritis or reduced mobility?
  15. Managing hay fever: meet your customers’ needs

    This module will improve your hay fever knowledge, helping you to understand its impact on sufferers and recommend the right products to ease symptoms
  16. FRONTLINE® – Tackling Fleas and Ticks

    This NPA-accredited module will enable you to have confident conversations with customers, helping them manage fleas and ticks both on their pets and in the home.
  17. Helping customers with joint pain

    This video-based module introduces a topical NSAID gel that can help relieve joint pain and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis, and demonstrates how diclofenac works to target pain and inflammation in...
  18. Unblock the route to ear and sinus health

    Its not just noses and throats that prompt customers to visit a pharmacy in the winter months. Ears and sinuses can be just as problematic. 
  19. Weighty matters

    Help customers shed a few pounds and achieve a healthy lifestyle
  20. Ear care: A guide for pharmacy teams

    How can pharmacy teams help customers manage hearing loss and other ear conditions?
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