|Pharmacist-Administered Immunization Training and Continuing Education Programs|
Immunization Training Programs
American Pharmacists Association's (APhA's) Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program
Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the APA's Lester E. Hosto Conference Center in Little Rock
Other trainings will be announced as they are scheduled. Contact Eric Crumbaugh with questions.
APhA's Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services Advanced Certificate Training
Distribution List for Certificate Training Programs
All Arkansas Pharmacists Association members are on distribution list for all classes. Click here to renew your 2015 membership. APA members get discounted registration for these programs.
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers certification / re-certification class
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 Pharmacist can claim 2 hours of Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy approved continuing pharmacy education for CPR certification or recertification.
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.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Grand Rounds
This is a monthly webcast that focuses on major public health issues. Pharmacists may also receive free continuing education credits for participating in these live or archived programs.
Online Immunization Continuing Education Programs