CPPE Leading for Change

Who is the course for?

Leading for Change is now open to pharmacy professionals from ALL sectors of practice, including community pharmacy. This fully funded leadership programme is open to anyone who has responsibility for leading a team or leading services within their organisation and would like to develop their skills further.

Course aims

The aim of the programme is to enable you to develop the behaviours required to become an inspiring and effective pharmacy leader, equipping you with the knowledge and skills to take on challenges effectively and lead in medicines optimisation to deliver better outcomes for your patients and service users.

Course format

The programme comprises four online modules delivered over six months:

  1. Achieving your potential
  2. Developing and managing services
  3. Inspiring and achieving the best from your team
  4. Pharmacy within the wider healthcare system

Each module is supported by a half-day online workshop, online discussion forums and a networking Zoom Room to enable you to put your learning into practice and to allow you to network with fellow course participants. At the end of the programme you are required to submit an assignment to demonstrate how you have used your leadership skills over the course of the six months.

Reasons to apply

  • Feel more confident in your leadership skills
  • It’s highly relevant to actual situations and can be applied in the workplace
  • Improved team working
  • Increased Networking within your organisation and across sectors Course dates

There will be six cohorts of the programme running in 2022, starting in March, May and September 2022. Please visit the CPPE website for further details, including how to apply: https://www.cppe.ac.uk/skills/leading