Pre-registration training Pre-registration training

About The Course

Our course is unique as we provide 20 days residential learning at the UEA School of Pharmacy plus network study days every 5 weeks in the individual workforce partnership localities.

We Provide a central point for advice and support through close working with all Pharmacy Technician Education & Development Leads, NVQ/QCF Assessors and Internal Quality Assurers (IQAs) based at NHS Trusts.

We maintain formal links and regular communications with awarding bodies, national pharmacy education & development committee and the regulatory and professional leadership bodies.

Monitoring and reporting annually on the quality of PTPT training experiences and what influences them in deciding on their first destinations as registered pharmacy technicians.

Useful Links

General Pharmaceutical Council

Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK (APTUK)

City and Guilds

West Suffolk College



We provide an e-Learning environment for a wide range of education, training and development programmes.

The e-Learning environment offers maximum flexibility for learners and allows tutors, work-based trainers and assessors to monitor the progress of their learners at the touch of a button. Our e-Resources offer presentations, videos, documents to download and links to useful websites. These resources complement study days and further develop your knowledge.


A range of materials are currently available for:

  • Pharmacy Technician Accreditation Schemes
  • Level 2 Pharmacy Assistants Knowledge Programme
  • Level 3 Pre-reg Trainee Pharmacy Technicians – Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science
  • Trainers and Educators