Association of Pharmacy
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OTC Modules

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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

Managing dry eye and blepharitis

Discover the link between dry eye and blepharitis and learn how to help customers effectively manage these conditions.

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.

Hayfever

By providing customers with advice on managing hayfever, pharmacy teams can help make the summer enjoyable.

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.

Managing dry skin and eczema

Some 15 million people in the UK have eczema, pharmacy teams provide advice to help manage this common skin condition.

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

Sexual Health

STIs can cause embarrassment and unpleasant symptoms, but pharmacy staff can help with advice and support.

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.

Footcare

This module focuses on footcare and considers the causes and symptoms of common problems. 

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 the body.

Cold and Flu: First stop, Pharmacy

Ensure your pharmacy is customers’ first stop for cold and flu advice by completing this module, which covers self-care tips and OTC product recommendations for multi-symptom relief

Nasal conditions

This module focuses on nasal conditions and considers their causes and symptoms, as well as tips that can ease them.

Sore throat

This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module is about sore throats, self care advice and OTC products that can help.

Ovulation and pregnancy testing

This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module is about ovulation and pregnancy testing and further advice.

Winter Health Series

These practical, scenario-based modules are all about keeping customers healthy this winter. They will support you to advise customers on winter ailments and make appropriate product recommendations.

Supporting customers to stop smoking

This module looks into the range of NRT products available in the pharmacy, and your role in helping smokers who want to kick the habit.

Insomnia and sleep problems

This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module is about insomnia and sleep problems and their treatments.

Business Fit for the Future Programme

This training offers new insights into the customers of today and explores how you and your team can adapt your sales approach to engage with customers in order to grow your business.

Seven Seas JointCare Supplex & Turmeric

Keep your product knowledge up to date by learning about Seven Seas JointCare Supplex & Turmeric. Our interactive 3D pack highlights the key information you need to support your customer conversations.

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