CPD Accreditation

CPD Accreditation 2018-10-24T07:58:26+00:00

This CPD event has been accredited for 9 hours of Group-1 CPD (or 9 CPD credits) of which up to 4 hours can be converted to Group-2 CPD (a total of up to 13 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan. The accreditation number is S2016/89.

The program addresses pharmacist competency standards, including: 

Standard 1.1 Uphold professionalism in practice

Standard 1.4 Maintain and extend professional competence

Standard 1.5 Apply expertise in professional practice

Standard 1.6 Contribute to continuous improvement in quality and safety


Standard 2.1 Collaborate and work in partnership for the delivery of patient-centred, culturally responsive care

Standard 2.2 Collaborate with professional colleagues

Standard 2.3 Communicate effectively

Standard 2.4 Apply interpersonal communication skills to address problems


Standard 3.1 Develop a patient-centred, culturally responsive approach to medication management

Standard 3.2 Implement the medication management strategy or plan

Standard 3.3 Monitor and evaluate medication management

Standard 3.4 Compound medicines

Standard 3.5 Support Quality Use of Medicines

Standard 3.6 Promote health and well-being


Standard 4.1 Show leadership of self

Standard 4.3 Show leadership in practice

Standard 4.4 Participate in organisational planning and review

Standard 4.5 Plan and manage physical and financial resources

Standard 4.6 Plan, manage and build human resource capability

Standard 4.7 Participate in organisational management


Standard 5.1 Deliver education and research


(National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2016)