Non-Medical Prescribing course prepares you to prescribe medicines from the British National Formulary (BNF) in your area of competence, assisting you in extending your practice. You’ll learn to prescribe safely, appropriately and cost-effectively, as both an independent and supplementary prescriber.
Independent Prescribing Course
Kings College London
Who should attend?
You’ll already be a registered nurse, midwife, pharmacist, physiotherapist, paramedic, chiropodist, podiatrist, dietician, diagnostic or therapeutic radiographer, and this course may interest you because there is a recognised need for you to prescribe within your clinical practice.
- Registered for 24 months with the GPhC (pharmacists). Additionally, pharmacist applicants must have at least 24 months experience in the specialist role in which they will prescribe and must take this module at level 7.
- Registered for 12 months with the NMC (nurses/midwives).
- Registered with the HCPC (allied health professionals – with appropriate experience; paramedics must be working in an advanced practice, non-ambulance setting and must take this module at level 7.
Our teaching is led by qualified clinicians, including independent pharmacists and nurse prescribers, as well as seasoned academic personnel.
The course blends multi-professional university-based study days, flexible e-learning, and work-based learning.
The General Pharmaceutical Council has approved this course (GPhC).
The course material and tests will reflect the most recent practise, assisting you as a newly trained pharmacist prescriber in your employment.
Improved patient evaluation and consultation abilities to aid in your prescription practise.
We are a founding member of the King’s Heath Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a groundbreaking cooperation involving us, Guy’s, St Thomas’, and King’s College Hospitals, as well as the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.
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