Training navigator

Choose the right course

This tool is designed to help you find the right course for you and your teams’ requirements.

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Why train with the NPA

The NPA offers recognised, gold standard training to support your career development to fulfil your potential. Find out more about our support.


Enrol on your course

If you have already chosen your course, you can enrol by filling in your details on the enrolment form

Accredited Dispensary Assistant Course (ADAC)

Mandatory GPhC accredited course for all staff undertaking dispensing activities.

Medicines Counter Assistant course (Interact)

Fully accredited by the GPhC as meeting the minimum training required for staff working on the medicines counter.


Find here any additional information that may need to be added to your course content

Business learning with Maguire Training

We offer the opportunity to access a range of CPD Certified business skill modules at an exclusive discounts for NPA members

ACPT competency toolkit

This toolkit aims to encourage ACPTs to collaborate with their supervising pharmacists, and apply any valuable contribution towards their learning.


Free access for members with up-to-date clinical articles, learning records and research studies all in one place.

Pre-registration Pharmacist Training Programme

A comprehensive programme to develop Pre-registration trainees into confident and competent pharmacists of the future

NPA course information is being improved

If you are enrolling on an NPA course today, please note that there may be a short delay in providing their next course materials, as we are implementing improvements required to continue to provide your team member with our ‘best in class’ training and accreditation. Please contact Professional Development for further information.

Patient Group Directions (PGDs)

NPA PGDs are available to enable pharmacists to provide medicines and administer vaccines privately to support a wide range of patient groups.

Healthy Living Pharmacy (HLP)

An accredited scheme for pharmacies consistently demonstrating a healthy living ethos and a proactive approach to health and health improvement.

Vaccination training days

Support your PGD with the NPA's vaccination training and enhance your services

Pharmacy Undergraduate Training Programme (PUP)

This unique course supplements community pharmacy work experience and university course content. Enrolment open soon

Training FAQs

Answers to your training questions.

Place a vacancy

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