Calculations Training Tutorial - Tuesday 27th April 6.45 - 7.45 pm

This tutorial is the final part of the Pharmacy Forum's 3-Step course calculations training.

Before attending the session you must complete the 3-Step plan which includes pre-coursework and practice questions. This ensures you get the best from this session.

The tutorial allows you to meet virtually with the tutor in a small group of no more than ten students.

You will have the opportunity to discuss the coursework you have completed and any queries or concerns you may have.

A zoom link will be sent 48 hours or 24hours in advance of the tutorial

Note : this session is only available to those already registered for the Pharmacy Forum Pre-Reg 3-Step Calculations Training Course 


Calculations Training Tutorial - Saturday 24th April 3.30 - 4.30pm

This tutorial is the final part of the Pharmacy Forum's 3-Step course calculations training.

Before attending the session you must complete the 3-Step plan which includes pre-coursework and practice questions. This ensures you get the best from this session.

The tutorial allows you to meet virtually with the tutor in a small group of no more than ten students.

You will have the opportunity to discuss the coursework you have completed and any queries or concerns you may have.

A zoom link will be sent 48 hours or 24hours in advance of the tutorial

Note : this session is only available to those already registered for the Pharmacy Forum Pre-Reg 3-Step Calculations Training Course 


Calculations Training Tutorial - Saturday 24th April 2.00 - 3.00pm

This tutorial is the final part of the Pharmacy Forum's 3-Step course calculations training.

Before attending the session you must complete the 3-Step plan which includes pre-coursework and practice questions. This ensures you get the best from this session.

The tutorial allows you to meet virtually with the tutor in a small group of no more than ten students.

You will have the opportunity to discuss the coursework you have completed and any queries or concerns you may have.

A zoom link will be sent 48 hours or 24hours in advance of the tutorial

Note : this session is only available to those already registered for the Pharmacy Forum Pre-Reg 3-Step Calculations Training Course 


Calculations Training Tutorial - Saturday 24th April 11.15 am - 12.45pm

This tutorial is the final part of the Pharmacy Forum's 3-Step course calculations training.

Before attending the session you must complete the 3-Step plan which includes pre-coursework and practice questions. This ensures you get the best from this session.

The tutorial allows you to meet virtually with the tutor in a small group of no more than ten students.

You will have the opportunity to discuss the coursework you have completed and any queries or concerns you may have.

A zoom link will be sent 48 hours or 24hours in advance of the tutorial

Note : this session is only available to those already registered for the Pharmacy Forum Pre-Reg 3-Step Calculations Training Course 


Calculations Zoom Tutorial - Saturday 24th April 9.45 - 10.45am

This tutorial is the final part of the Pharmacy Forum's 3-Step course calculations training.

Before attending the session you must complete the 3-Step plan which includes pre-coursework and practice questions. This ensures you get the best from this session.

The tutorial allows you to meet virtually with the tutor in a small group of no more than ten students.

You will have the opportunity to discuss the coursework you have completed and any queries or concerns you may have.

A zoom link will be sent 48 hours or 24hours in advance of the tutorial

Note : this session is only available to those already registered for the Pharmacy Forum Pre-Reg 3-Step Calculations Training Course 


Pre-Reg Student 3-Step Calculations Course 2021 - Registration

This course will cover a broad range of pharmaceutical calculations designed to help you prepare for the calculation section of the Common Registration Assessment.  Our expert Facilitators will show you how to tackle calculations and will be on-hand via a live Zoom tutorial to deal with any questions or problems that you may have.

The course is split into three parts

Step-1  Complete Pre-coursework

Step-2  Watch the two video lectures 

Step-3  Complete 2 practice exercises and join a live Zoom tutorial (up to ten other students plus tutor)

The course fee is £40.00 which must be paid in full before a place on the course can be assured.

Once registered, the course coordinator will provide you with links to all the resources within 48 hours of your registration being approved.  (note if you have not received the resources link in the time frame then please check you junk mail before contacting the course co-ordinator Sharon.bell@psni.org.uk


Diversity & Inclusion in NI Pharmacy - Creating the right culture

This 3-part webinar series aims to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion within the NI pharmacy profession to cultivate a safe and inclusive workplace environment, keeps in step with our increasingly diversifying workforce and population, and supports current and future workforce needs.

Part 1: The case for inclusion and handling race

Event Speakers & Sessions

  • Eamon O'Donnell, Pharmacy Forum NI Vice-Chair & Chair of Forum Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Working Group - Welcome and Introductions
  • Mark Fenton, CEO & Founder, MASF Consulting - Keynote address, Why Diversity & Inclusion is good for your business
  • Naimah Callachand, Editor - clinical and custom content at Chemist + Druggist - Microaggressions explained
  • Cathy Harrison, Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, Department of Health - Plugging the Workforce Gap
  • Lola Dabiri, N.Ireland & Scotland lead, UK Black Pharmacists Association - Biased behaviour in the workplace - How can the pharmacy team be better supported? 
  • Frank Fleming, Equality Commission NI - Keeping within the law
  • Andrew Cheung, Hospital Pharmacist, Belfast Trust, Incoming EDI Working Group Chair - Closing remarks

Participants are drawn from the NI pharmacy profession, pharmacy employers, pharmacy representative bodies and key stakeholders.

View full programme details and agenda EDI Webinar 1

Learning outcomes – Webinar 1

At the end of this webinar, you should be able to:

  • identify factors to consider with regards to equality, diversity, human rights and inclusion
  • successfully prospect for diversity and make the most of its benefits for your organisation
  • learn what support is available for staff facing racial discrimination and how we can foster a mutually supportive work environment
  • understand the key legislation regarding human rights, equality and anti-discrimination

The learning outcomes from this webinar can contribute to your CPD portfolio

When: Tue 23 March, 7.00 - 8.30pm

Where: Zoom

Admission is strictly by registration only.

Zoom link and log in details will be emailed to delegates 24 hours prior to the event.

If you have not received the login details in advance, contact Sharon Bell m. 07951 044876  sharon.bell@psni.org.uk  (please check your junk email in the first instance).

Upcoming Webinars

  • Webinar 2: Tuesday 29 June @7-8.30pm: Gender at work and equality of opportunity
  • Webinar 3: Tuesday 23 November @7-8:30pm: Dealing with disability (inc. mental & physical health) in pharmacy: Are we doing enough?

 


Preparation of Pharmacists for Public Appointment - Additional Date

Course Outline

The workshop is designed to build the confidence and critical competency interview skills and techniques required to ensure success at interviews using a public appointment process, or equivalent.  Participants will learn how to prepare their application in a competency based way and respond to interview questions thus maximising their chances of success.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the training participants will:

  • Understand the appointment process
  • Know how to complete the application form
  • Bring content and structure to answers during interviews
  • Use each question as an opportunity to sell themselves
  • Create rapport with the interviewers and deliver natural answers
  • Control interview nerves and fears
  • Sell themselves successfully

Our event training partner is Una McSorley, Director of Marcomm, a training and development consultancy. Marcomm provides consultancy to chief executives, their boards and management teams

When: Thur 11 March, 7.00 - 9.00pm

Where: Zoom

Admission is strictly by registration only.

Zoom link and log in details will be emailed to delegates 24 hours prior to the event.

If you have not received the login details in advance, contact Sharon Bell m. 07951 044876  sharon.bell@psni.org.uk  (please check your junk email in the first instance).


Preparation of Pharmacists for Public Appointment

Course Outline

The workshop is designed to build the confidence and critical competency interview skills and techniques required to ensure success at interviews using a public appointment process, or equivalent.  Participants will learn how to prepare their application in a competency based way and respond to interview questions thus maximising their chances of success.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the training participants will:

  • Understand the appointment process
  • Know how to complete the application form
  • Bring content and structure to answers during interviews
  • Use each question as an opportunity to sell themselves
  • Create rapport with the interviewers and deliver natural answers
  • Control interview nerves and fears
  • Sell themselves successfully

Our event training partner is Una McSorley, Director of Marcomm, a training and development consultancy. Marcomm provides consultancy to chief executives, their boards and management teams

When: Tues 09 March, 7.00 - 9.00pm

Where: Zoom

Admission is strictly by registration only.

Zoom link and log in details will be emailed to delegates 24 hours prior to the event.

If you have not received the login details in advance, contact Sharon Bell m. 07951 044876  sharon.bell@psni.org.uk  (please check your junk email in the first instance).


Pre-Reg Student 3-Step Calculations Course 2020 - Registration

This course will cover a broad range of pharmaceutical calculations designed to help you prepare for the calculation section of the Registration Examination.

Our expert Facilitators will show you how to tackle calculations and will be on-hand via a live Zoom tutorial to deal with any questions or problems that you may have.

The course is split into three parts

Step-1  Complete Pre-coursework

Step-2  Watch the two video lectures 

Step-3  Complete 2 practice exercises and join a live Zoom tutorial (up to nine other students plus tutor)

Once registered, the course coordinator will provide you with links to all the resources within 48 hours of your registration being approved.

The course fee is £40.00 which must be paid in full before a place on the course can be assured.