Teaching Certificate for Pharmacists

Activity Type:  Application and Knowledge-based
Activity Fee:  $395 member / $495 non-member
Release Date:  July 1, 2021
Expiration Date: July 1, 2024

This product is an ASHP eLearning activity developed in partnership with the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy.

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Product Description

The Teaching Certificate for Pharmacists includes three distinct tracks that offer a well-rounded learning experience. The Core Track covers the fundamentals of teaching practice, the Academic Teaching Track concentrates on traditional didactic instruction, and the Experiential Teaching Track focuses on teaching in practice environments. Each participant must identify a mentor to work with throughout the program, preferably an experienced mentor at the participants work/practice site. In order to earn the certificate, the participant must upload their mentor’s biosketch, a teaching philosophy, and a teaching portfolio.

Educational Activities

Learning Module

ACPE #

Credit Hours

Understanding Academic Pharmacy

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1.5

Documenting Your Educational Plan and Scholarly Plan

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1.5

Taking Care of Yourself and Others: Strategies for Promoting Well-Being and Inclusion

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1.25

Where to Start: Planning Your Educational Strategy

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1.25

Technical Aspects of Teaching and Learning

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2

Assessing the Learning Experience

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1.75

Managing the Teaching Environment

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1.25

Foundations of Experiential Teaching

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3

Effective Preceptor Communications and Feedback Skills

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1.5

Specialty Experiential Teaching Skills

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1.75

Practice Exercises Required to Earn Professional Certificate

  • Compose a teaching philosophy collaboratively with mentor, submit to ASHP
  • Create teaching portfolio that indicates teaching experiences, submit table of contents to ASHP