Sore Throat Training

You can find a number of resources on this page to support the pharmacy team to become confident and competent in advising patients about sore throat symptoms. They may wish to access each module or can choose a module relevant to their own learning needs.

What is a sore throat
How to treat a sore throat
Pharmacy First – Acute sore throat

Once training modules have been worked through, team members can test their knowledge using the scenarios below. There are three that are via a video, going through patients with different OTC sore throat presentations/needs. There are further scenarios to work through in this training module.