|Pharmacist-Administered Immunization Training and Continuing Education Programs|
Immunization Training Programs
The American Pharmacists Association's Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program will be offered on Saturday, November 2 by the Arkansas Pharmacists Association’s Pharmacist Immunization Program.
Location: Lester E. Hosto Conference Center (APA office)
When: Saturday,November 2 from 8 am to 5 pm
Registration for this program is $250 for APA members and $350 for non-members.
Please note that APA members are eligible for discounted registration fees.
The APA is hosting a CPR training on Friday, November 1, 2013 from 2 to 5 pm at the Lester E. Hosto Conference Center in Little Rock. Registration for this class is $60 for APA members and $100 for non-members.
Click here to be directed to the American Heart Association's website to register for an online CPR training. The course Arkansas pharmacists need to complete for their Authority to Administer is the Basic Life Support (BLS) for healthcare providers. After completion of the online portion, you will be directed to a local CPR training center for the skills check-off portion of the class. Once you successfully complete both courses, you will be given you CPR for healthcare provider's certification that can be used to renew or apply for an authority to administer.
Arkansas Authority to Administer Application
Click here to access the application for an Authority to Administer from the Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy. Please note, the Board does NOT want a copy of the pharmacist's CPR card with this application. However, each immunizing pharmacist's card must readily available during a pharmacy inspection.
Online Immunization Continuing Education Programs