Pharmacist-Administered Immunization Training and Continuing Education Programs

Immunization Training Programs

APA will be offering the American Pharmacists Association's (APhA's) Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program for the virtually on Zoom Webinar.  Training is scheduled for Thursday, August 4, 2022. Click here to register now. 

Registration fees for the program are APA Members: $350 and non-APA Members: $450.  

Contact Marlene Battle at [email protected] with questions.

Click here to see other offerings of the American Pharmacists Association's Pharmacy-Based Immunization Deliver

All Arkansas Pharmacists Association members are on a distribution list for all classes. Click here to renew your 2022 membership. APA members get discounted registration for these programs.

CPR Training

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.  

Click here to see the current schedule of live CPR training with American First Responder.  Please contact Cindy at American First Responder if you have any questions about live training.  

American First Responder 
8735 Sheltie Drive Ste F
Maumelle, AR 72113
(501) 771-1778
Email: [email protected]


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 be available during a pharmacy inspection.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Grand Rounds

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