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Accreditation of training resources

We accredit training programmes, published materials, editorial content and training events which contribute to the safe and effective use of medicines produced by small independent training providers and third sector organisations as well as NHS Trusts.

Through rigorous independent evaluation and review process by experts, we ensure that your content meets the highest quality standards. Our endorsement demonstrates to healthcare professionals, your customers and stakeholders that the materials produced by your organisation deliver best practice in education that increases the understanding of the safe and effective use of medicines.

Accreditation services

  • Training programmes: this service offers an independent evaluation of an organisation's training programmes, verifying that they meet clear learning objectives, have high standards of training design and support the RPS mission. If you are looking to gain accreditation for training with a face to face to component, distant learning courses or e-learning programmes, this is the solution for you.
  • Training material: this service offers independent evaluation of an organisation's stand-alone educational materials, verifying that they have clear learning objectives and that the content presented meets these and the highest editorial and production standards. If you are looking to gain accreditation for short articles and resources, this is the solution for you.
  • Training events: this service offers and independent evaluation of a programme of events, educational steams and activities. If you are looking to gain accreditation for conferences, congresses, seminars, workshops or face to face training events, this is the solution for you.

If you are interested in our accreditation service, please email us at [email protected] and a member of our team will get in touch with further information.

About us

Since 1841, we have taken a leading role in advocating for pharmacy to be at the forefront of healthcare, with pharmacists the experts in medicines. 

Internationally recognised as leaders in supporting the safe and effective use of medicines, our Royal Charter states our intent of "advancing chemistry and pharmacy and promoting a uniform system of education" and we recognise and promote excellence in education materials through our networks of professionals and affiliated organisations.

Every day, healthcare professionals in more than 130 countries turn to our publications and resources detailing critical medicines information, including the BNF, Martindale and many more. 

As award-winning publications, The Pharmaceutical Journal and Clinical Pharmacist are trusted sources of medicines information and education and reach over 600,000 readers each month online, and over 40,000 pharmacists in Great Britain.