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Leadership for Healthy Living Pharmacy (self-directed)

  • Released: 04/2013
  • Reviewed: 02/2017
  • Study time: 8h:0m
  • Start date: TBC

This short self-directed e-course has been developed for pharmacy professionals with an interest in developing their leadership skills as part of the requirements towards meeting the Healthy Living Pharmacy Level 1 quality criteria.

The course uses the dimensions of the NHS Healthcare Leadership Model and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society's Leadership Development Framework to help you explore the challenges and rewards of leadership and inspire you to develop your leadership skills and behaviours.

You will have the opportunity to learn using a variety of media and to take part in activities that can help you provide evidence for self-assessment. We estimate that the reading and activities will take around 8 hours in total.

Learning objectives

By working through this short online course, you will be able to:

  • use the Healthy Living Pharmacy Quality Criteria to develop your workforce
  • delegate efficiently and effectively
  • manage and motivate your team to deliver proactive healthy lifestyle advice
  • apply the principles of effective change management to communicate the impact of the HLP to your team.

How to use this programme

This e-course is run in CourseSites. When you have booked on to the e-course on the CPPE website you will receive an email from CPPE customer services telling you how to register on to the course with CourseSites. When you access this programme each week you will need to log in to CourseSites (not the CPPE website). We suggest that you save CourseSites as a bookmark on your computer.

Learning intended for

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians
  • Pre-registration trainees