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Professional Development Programme

Only R 10 800.00 (incl VAT)

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The aim of this training programme is to provide healthcare professionals with a self-study programme to support continued education. This programme will provide healthcare professionals the opportunity to study and progress at their own pace and update their knowledge about different therapeutic categories and topics. 

Course Content

Manuals are supplied electronically. Learners will have one month to complete a module and return the assessment to Health Science Academy. One assessment is included in the training costs. Re-assessments will be subject to a re-assessment fee at the current applicable rate.

The programme modules include:

Module 1: Introduction to Basic Anatomy and Physiology
Module 2: Basic Pharmacology and Pharmaceutics
Module 3:Ethics and Legislative Controls in Pharmacy
Health promotion
Module 4: Immunisation and EPI
Module 5: Mother and Child Care
Module 6: Nutrition and Sanitation
Patient care
Module 7: The Reproductive System
Module 8: Eye and ENT
Module 9: Skin, Hair and Dental Care
Module 10: Pain Management
Module 11: Gastro-intestinal Tract
Module 12: Musculo-skeletal System
Module 13: Nervous System
Module 14: Chronic Illnesses and HIV

Course Design

The course is modular and consists of 14 modules that are categorised as either foundation, health promotion or patient care modules. A learner can choose to complete the entire programme, or alternatively, only select the modules of interest.

After successful completion of a questionnaire after each module, a certificate of completion will be issued per module or when the full course has been completed.

Who Should Enroll

  • Sales representatives
  • Sales managers
  • Product managers
  • Marketing managers
  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacist’s assistants
  • Nurses and other healthcare professionals


For more information contact:

School of Health Sciences

Tel: 087 821 1109
Email:  healthscience@foundation.co.za
Address: P.O. Box 75324,
Lynnwood Ridge, 0040
Website: www.foundation.co.za

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