The aim of this guide is to support pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who want to learn how to provide high quality support for people who want to stop smoking. The guide will signpost you to the most appropriate places for your learning and to other key resources that you need to be aware of to provide an effective, evidence-based service.
If you want to complete the NCSCT practitioners' training and assessment programme you can access it at Stop smoking NCSCT practitioners' assessment - knowledge and skills.
On completion of all aspects of this learning programme you should be able to:
On your computer: You can open this programme as a PDF in your web browser. We recommend that you download and save it to your computer and view it through Adobe Reader.
On your tablet device: If you would like to view this programme on your tablet device you can download the PDF and open it within a free PDF reader app. We have tested this type of programme in a few apps and found that it works in the Adobe Reader app on Android and Apple devices and the PDF Reader app on Apple devices.