Pharmacy First Training (Blended) Open Course


Inc. VAT: £84.00

*Booking/eLearning enrolments are processed Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, with up to a 72hr processing time*

Please kindly bring your own otoscope. If you do not have an otoscope available, the trainer will supply a basic model for practice on the day as an alternative.

Introducing our comprehensive blended course – the ultimate training solution for healthcare professionals venturing into the dynamic realm of Pharmacy First. This innovative program seamlessly combines an engaging e-learning module with hands-on, face-to-face sessions to equip you with the essential skills needed for the first phase of Pharmacy First.

E-Learning Module Highlights: Unlock the power of knowledge with our interactive online course, meticulously designed to cover the intricacies of Pharmacy First’s initial phase. Delve into the pathophysiology, symptoms, red flags, and differential diagnosis for a range of conditions, including sore throat, acute otitis media, impetigo, shingles, sinusitis, infected insect bite, and uncomplicated urinary tract infection.

Navigate through safely assessing paediatric patients under the age of 5 using the NICE traffic light system as well as risk assessing patients using NEWS2. Our expertly crafted e-learning module ensures a thorough understanding of each condition, enabling you to make informed decisions and provide high-quality care.

Face-to-Face Session: Elevate your learning experience with our 1 hour 45-minute face-to-face sessions, where theory seamlessly transforms into practical expertise. Immerse yourself in hands-on activities, gaining invaluable experience in ear and throat assessments. Our experienced trainers will guide you through the proper use of the otoscope and teach you the nuances of conducting a thorough throat assessment.

The face-to-face component is not just a session; it’s an opportunity to refine your skills under the expert supervision of our seasoned trainers. Prepare yourself for the challenges of the new service by honing your abilities in a supportive and practical environment.

Why Choose Our Blended Course?

  1. Comprehensive Learning: Cover all aspects of Pharmacy First’s first phase with in-depth e-learning content.
  2. Practical Expertise: Acquire hands-on experience in ear and throat assessments during face-to-face sessions.
  3. Expert Guidance: Benefit from the guidance of experienced trainers who are dedicated to your success.
  4. Preparation for the Future: Be fully prepared for the challenges of the new service with a blend of theory and practical application.

Embark on your journey towards excellence in Pharmacy First with our blended course – where knowledge meets practice, and confidence meets competence. Enrol now to unlock a world of opportunities in the evolving landscape of healthcare.