PIP Programme: Workshop information

The PIP accredited checking programme is supported by a workshop, facilitated by NICPLD.

To enable participants to become accredited pre-and in-process aseptic checking technicians in line with the National Checking Programme.

Intended learning outcomes
Having completed this workshop you should be able to:

  • describe the legal implications of pre-and in-process checking in technical services
  • develop a robust checking method for use within the workplace
  • identify factors that contribute to errors and suggest and implement methods to overcome these
  • work within the boundaries of your competence and make appropriate referrals
  • demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • undertake pre-and in-process checks within the specified local parameters.

For dates relating to the next PIP programme, please log onto the website and check under Courses>> Technician courses. Pharmacy technicians must apply online to register for the PIP workshop.

Last updated: 6th August 2018