Dispensing Course

 

DISPENSING COURSE FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

INTRODUCTION AND ACCREDITATION

The course is based on the standards for the dispensing course as per the accreditation requirements of the South African Pharmacy Council, in line with the Medicines and Related Substance Control Act (Act 101) as amended.

COURSE STRUCTURE

The course is offered through a combination of workshop, some self-study, and facilitator guidance and support. The assessment is conducted 1 or 2 months after the workshop.

COURSE OUTCOMES

At the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Identify and apply ethical, legal and therapeutic considerations in all facets of dispensing.
  • Evaluate prescription and access patient profile.
  • Dispense the prescription.
  • Manage the procurement, storage and distribution of medicines.
  • Advice patients to ensure quality use of medicines and improve health status

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

The course is applicable to registered Professional Nurses, Medical Practitioners and Dentists.

GROUP TRAINING

If you organize your own group, we bring the training (workshop and assessments) to your area.

HOW TO REGISTER

Register Offline

For more information, including the registration forms and banking details email us info@phisa.co.za, or call us on 031-5661-453