Mode of delivery: Part time, approximately 1 evening session and 11 on-campus study days.
Duration: 6 months
Start date: October
Intake: Up to 24 students
Scholarships: If you are a West Midlands pharmacist you are able to apply to Health Education England (HEE) for possible funding for this course, as the course fully meets their curriculum requirements. You may be able to apply to Health Education England (HEE) for possible funding for this course. The course fully meets their curriculum requirements as a 'Clinically Enhanced Pharmacist Independent Prescribing' qualification.
- We welcome applications from candidates interested in our course who have the skills and capability to excel. All candidates are considered on an individual basis based on their qualifications and experience.
- You must be a registered pharmacist with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) or the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland (PSNI).
- You must have a minimum of 2 years post-registration experience within a patient-facing role.
- You must currently be employed in a patient-facing role.
- A relevant postgraduate clinical diploma (or equivalent) is desirable.
- You must have a confirmed Designated Medical Practitioner (DMP) in place, who will take responsibility for supporting and supervising experiential learning for a period of 12 days (90 hours). For this clinically enhanced course a further 25 hours of in-practice learning in a suitable clinical environment must also be undertaken.
- You must have written approval from your employer supporting your study.
- A relevant clinical diploma (or equivalent) is desirable.
- The information contained on this website details the typical entry requirements for this course for the most commonly offered qualifications. Applicants with alternative qualifications may wish to enquire with the relevant admissions teams prior to application whether or not their qualifications are deemed acceptable. For less commonly encountered qualifications this will be judged on a case-by-case basis in consultation with the academic admissions tutor.
Additional application information: As part of the application, please complete and submit this form.
Students will need to attend all 11 study days as listed below, they must also be available for all assessment days (dates TBC) and attend a welcome evenings along with their DMP.
Study days - Will take place between October 2020 and February 2021. Exact dates to be confirmed.
Assessment dates - Will take place in February and March 2021. Exact dates to be confirmed.