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  • Taking the Stress out of Exams

    Mon 27th March - Tue 27th June 2023

    The prospect of exams can be extremely stressful this programme will help you take away some of that stress.  

  • Revision programme for those sitting the June 2023 assessment

    Mon 17th April - Fri 30th June 2023

    This programme is designed to support members revising for the GPhC assessment on 27 June 2023. The programme is only available to PDA members who are eligible to sit the assessment. 

  • Being a Mentor

    Mon 8th May - Mon 10th July 2023

    The PDA has developed this Being a Mentor course to support you as a member in your role. 

  • PDA Trainee event – live calculations

    Thu 18th May - Tue 6th June 2023 (7:00pm - 8:15pm)

    The PDA is running two live calculations events as part of their programme of support for trainee pharmacists. These events led by experienced pharmacists will give attendees a chance to practice calculations with immediate support. They will also have the ability to ask questions about the reasons behind the answers.  

  • NI Pharmacy Conference 2023

    Wed 31st May 2023

    PDA Chairman Mark Koziol will be speaking at the NI Pharmacy Conference this year, which is taking place at ICC Belfast on 31 May. The conference is free to attend and is aimed at those working in community pharmacy, practice-based pharmacy, and secondary care pharmacy.  

  • Organising to Win for PDA Reps

    Tue 13th June 2023

    This course will help reps to understand what we mean by trade union organising and why it’s important. We will look at the challenges of successful organising. 

  • Negotiating and bargaining skills Part 1

    Wed 14th June 2023

    This course is for ALL PDA Reps and committee members, including equality committee members who have completed the PDA Reps induction online. Any reps involved or likely to be involved in any negotiations should undertake this training. 

  • Health and Safety Reps Part 1

    Tue 26th - Wed 27th September 2023

    This course is for all PDA reps who have completed the PDA Reps Induction and the PDA Reps Training Part 1. All reps who will be dealing with health and safety issues should complete this training. 

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