The various services are listed below together with the training options and a list of the medicines contained in the PGDs, if applicable. To view the member and non-member pricing for these packages, click here.

Travel PGD training packages:

Full Travel package – face-to-face (F2F) training session (3.5 hours) – eTool PGDs only

N.B. The above option includes practical F2F training, online modules (including disease awareness) and certificate & PGDs.

For details of what is covered in the F2F training section, view the practical training sessions section on this page.

Travel Refresher training – eTool PGDs only

N.B. The above option includes online modules (including disease awareness) and certificate & PGDs via the eTool.

If you are unsure on the training that you are required to undertake in 2022, please view our flowcharts on our training recommendations page.

Travel eTool:

The PGD eTool in the Full Travel package and Travel Refresher training enables the following services to be delivered:

Altitude sickness, Cholera, Diptheria/Tetanus/Polio, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis A + B  Hepatitis A + Typhoid, Japanese encephalitis, Jet lag, Malaria, Meningitis ACWY, MMR, Period delay and Rabies.

The table below shows the list of medicines contained in the Travel PGD eTool:

AVAXIM Dukoral Vivotif Nimenrix
Havrix Revaxis TYPHIM Vi Ixiaro
VAQTA Rabipur Azithromycin Diamox
ViATIM Rabies Vaccine BP MMRVAXPRO Norethisterone
Ambirix Malarone Priorix Rifaximim
Twinrix Doxycyline TicoVac Melatonin
HBVAXPRO Mefloquine Menveo Engerix B

 

NEW: Travel Health training:

Blended travel health training – webinar (2.5 hrs) and online modules.

N.B. The above option includes online modules (including disease awareness) and certificate but no PGDs or practical vaccination training.

Online travel health training – online modules.

N.B. The above option includes online modules (including disease awareness) and certificate but no PGDs or practical vaccination training.

The above two travel health training options are particularly suitable for IPs, who wish to refresh their knowledge but do not require the PGDs.

 

Individual Vaccination PGD services:

Aside from the Flu vaccination training and PGD packages, you have the choice of 9 individual vaccination PGD services. Many of these are available as an eTool and paper PGD – see below. To view the member and non-member pricing for these packages, click here.

Chicken Pox, HPV Vaccine, Hepatitis B, Meningitis B, Meningitis ACWY, MMR Pneumococcal – available as paper AND eTool PGDs.

           Shingles – available as eTool only.

Tuberculosis – available as paper PGD only.

Training included:

The paper PGDs are available without the need to undertake theoretical training. However, pharmacists are expected to undertake annual vaccination update training each year and would be required to complete a self-declaration before purchase. Please refer to our training recommendations page for more details.

An online training module is available from ECG Training on request.

The eTool PGDs include online training, as well as marketing and support resources within the price.

List of PGDs:

The table below shows the vaccines/medicines contained in the individual Vaccination PGD services:

 PGD Service (both formats unless specified) Vaccination
 Chicken Pox  Varivax; Varilrix
 Hepatitis B Engerix B; HBVAXPRO
HPV vaccine  Gardasil; Gardasil 9; Cervarix
Meningitis ACWY Menveo; Nimenrix
Meningitis B Bexsero; Trumenba
MMR MMRVaxPro, Priorix
Pneumococcal  Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine), Pneumococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine, 13-valent, absorbed (Prevenar®), Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (Synflorix ®)
Shingles (eTool PGD only) Zostavax
Tuberculosis (paper PGD only) BCG vaccine

From time to time, there are free vaccination PGD services on offer – you will be able to view and select these in on the Checkout screen, as you book and purchase your training and PGD services.

Back to our dedicated Vaccination training and PGDs page for other PGD packages available. training requirements, T&Cs, FAQs and the enrolment process.

To enrol onto vaccination training please click here to book now.

For more information, contact ECG Training via email: npa@ecgtraining.co.uk