Independent Prescribing for Pharmacists on Pharmacy Integration Fund (PhIF) Training Programmes

Pharmacists that are currently on the following PHIF programmes can access Independent Prescribing:
• Clinical Pharmacists in General Practice Phase 2
• Medicines Optimisation in Care Homes
• Clinical Pharmacists in Integrated Urgent Care

There are two course providers for London and the South East, information on course dates and deadline dates can be found on the PhIF IP document below

University of Cumbria (Chester Consortium), Course venue: East India Dock Road, East London, E14 6JE

Potential applicants are requested to register interest for the course (prior to applying) by emailing healthadmissions@cumbria.ac.uk
Contact details for registration: healthadmissions@cumbria.ac.uk 01524 384360
Website (general information): https://www.cumbria.ac.uk/study/courses/course-search/?subjectArea=&keyword=pharmacists+prescribing 
Website (application information): https://www.hecooperative.co.uk/nmp-zone/pharmacist-on-national-training-programmes-funding/ 
Course Delivery Format: Number of weeks: 19 Face to Face days: 9 (plus online tutor-supported to equivalent of 26)

University of Hertfordshire, Course Venue: Hatfield, AL10 9AB 

Contact Details for queries: Denise Knight d.knight@herts.ac.uk 
Contact Details to apply: CPDhealth@herts.ac.uk 
Website: https://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/practice-certificate-in-independent-prescribing-pharmacy
Course Delivery Format: Number of weeks: 23 Face to Face days: 15 (including course induction and assessments). Number of E-Learning Hours: 66

Those pharmacists eligible can also apply for programmes within surrounding regions within the PhIF IP factsheet e.g. Reading or Portsmouth.