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Registration Information

Pharmacy technician registration with The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) became mandatory on 1st of July 2011.

The minimum entry requirement for registration as a pharmacy technician is;

  • S/NVQ Pharmacy Services Level 3
  • An accredited knowlege based programme, approved and recognised by the GPhC
  • Completion of a minimum of two years relevant work - based experience in the UK, under the supervision, direction or guidance of a pharmacist to whom you have been directly accountable for not less a minimum of fourteen hours per week.