Dispensing for New Dispensers and Apprentices

This course is accredited by the Dispensing Doctors’ Association!

This course is suitable for newly qualified Dispensers or it can run alongside the
undertaking of a NVQ2 qualification. This course is accredited by the Dispensing
Doctors Association, and meets the training requirements 
for individuals
involved with the dispensing process.


✓ Auto-enrolment with an immediate start

✓ Thirty hours of educational content

✓ Fully online

✓ Study from anywhere, at any time

✓ Perfect for an introduction to a subject or a subject refresher

✓ Great addition to your CV

✓ Receive a certificate upon completion

✓ Official Dispensing Doctors’ Association CPD certified course

  • Content

The sections below cover all the relevant knowledge and skills needed to start out in a dispensing practice as either a new dispenser or an apprentice.

1.  Dispensing – The Legal Stuff
2. The Need for Accuracy
3. The Prescription
4. Preparing Prescriptions
5. Owings and Ordering Stock
6. Handing Out Prescriptions, Delivery Services and Filing Prescriptions
7. Quality Standards -DSQS and SOPs
8. Cold Chain and Handling Hazardous substances
9. Controlled Drugs
10. Controlled Drugs Waste Management
11. Drug Alerts

Dispex Members: AVAILABLE FOR JUST £120 inc vat pp
Non-Members: £240 inc vat pp

Click here to enrol!