Training

Vaccinating pharmacists and interns are required to have successfully completed either of the following:

  • prior to 31 March 2016, the training program for the Queensland Pharmacist Immunisation Pilot I and II (QPIP I & II)

or

  • from 1 April 2016 – successfully completed a training program accredited to meet the standards set by the Australian Pharmacy Council’s ‘Standards for the accreditation of programs to support Pharmacist Administration of vaccines’.

and

hold a current First Aid and CPR certificate and a certificate in anaphylaxis management.

Email vaccinations@qldguild.org.au for more information and to register your expression of interest.

Vaccinating pharmacists must ensure that they undertake yearly Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in the area of immunisation. Click here for more information on how the Guild Pharmacy Academy may assist you with CPD.

Further FAQs about training can be accessed via Pharmacist Vaccination in Queensland Frequently Asked Questions.

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Page last updated 17 March 2017