The BSAVA is pleased to announce that its popular Essential Dispensing course has now been accredited by the Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority (AMTRA).
The BSAVA is pleased to announce that our popular Essential Dispensing course has now been accredited by the Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority (AMTRA).
AMTRA is an independent regulatory body whose task it is to ensure that the prescription and supply of VPS animal medicines in the UK is undertaken in a responsible manner by AMTRA qualified persons. Under the Veterinary Medicines Regulations, AMTRA is the body appointed by the Secretary of State to keep a register of Suitably Qualified Persons (SQPs).
The BSAVA Essential Dispensing course is equally suitable for SQPs working in practice and all other practice staff – vets, nurses, practice managers, receptionists and for anyone preparing for RCVS or VMD inspections.
The next BSAVA Essential Dispensing course is taking place on September 7, 2011 at the Copthorne Effingham Hotel, Nr Gatwick.
According to BSAVA, this course will include:
- The importance of the dispensary
- Dispensing Mishaps
- Legislation – What you need to know
- Off Label usage “The medicines cascade“
- Disposal of medicines
- Good dispensing practice
- Responsible use of antimicrobials
- What will the inspectors be looking for?
You can book online at www.bsava.com or call the membership and customer services team on 01452 726700.