Getting ready for inspection


  • Welcome
  • Introduction
  • Principles for pharmacy premises
  • Preparations as a team
  • Brief your team
  • Action & Evaluation


This P3 Business CPD module is on how to combine product knowledge with people skills in patient consultations, which can lead to better outcomes.

Are you ready if the inspectors come calling?


  • For the whole pharmacy team to be prepared for the next inspection visit from the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).


  • Review the approach to inspections by GPhC and what is required
  • Identify key areas of pharmacy practice where evidence is important
  • Develop and implement an action plan in conjunction with the pharmacy.

About this module

Pharmacy needs strong managers, effective leaders and people with the right skills to drive the profession forward. With this in mind, P3 Business CPD modules are written as practical learning tools for use by anyone in the pharmacy team.

Continuing professional development (CPD) is a statutory requirement for pharmacists. Completion of the module will contribute to the nine pieces of CPD that must be recorded in a year, as stipulated by the GPhC.

Record your learning and how you applied it in your practice using the action and evaluation record at the end of this module, which will then be stored in your personal learning log. You must be registered on the website to do this.