Qualified Pharmacy Technician News

April 2014

Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK (APTUK) Annual Professional Conference 2014

LPET will be delivering two interactive workshops at the Annual ATPUK Conference in Birmingham this year. Diane Blunden and Tracey Tisley will be running a workshop titled 'Improving Patient Adherence - How can you help?'. and Emma Walker and Dawn Edwins will run the second workshop titled 'From Student to Professional'.

The conference is being held at Aston University, Birmingham, on 13 – 14 June 2014. Please click here to view the programme and for details of how to enrol. We hope to see you there.

January 2014

AIMM to meet your New Year's resolution

Are you a pharmacy technician new to medicines management or looking to develop your existing skills in this area?

Then hurry!

There are still limited places available on Cohort H of the Accreditatation in Medicines Management (AIMM) for pharmacy technicians course which starts on Tuesday 04 February 2014. It is not too late to register, please contact Tracey Tisley or Diane Blunden for further details. Alternatively visit the AIMM page on our website for further information.

October 2013

Congratulations to King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust who won the Accreditation in Medicine Management (AIMM) prize draw.

All Trusts who completed the AIMM feedback survey were entered into the draw with the winner picked at random. The prize was one free place for a pharmacy technician to complete the AIMM programme. The lucky winner has been allocated a place for the next AIMM cohort starting on Monday 04 November 2013.

Please click here for further details on the AIMM scheme or email Pani the course lead.


We value your feedback - You said we did!

For the ASTSW programme you fed back that for some of  your Trusts the majority of training was on a one to one basis and not group learning. We listened and have changed the workplace training assignments to incorporate one to one training