Child health


  • Welcome
  • The role of pharmacy
  • Training notes
  • Gathering information and advising customers
  • Information sources
  • Case study
  • Test your knowledge
  • Action & Evaluation


This training session will get you thinking about child health and how to reassure parents and carers that not everything they read about child health in the media should be taken at face value, but that there are some stories they should take notice of. Before you begin the following activities, read through our child health feature here.

Scaremongering headlines and clickbait tactics in the news can make health stories overwhelming


  • To update your knowledge on child health issues
  • To encourage you to set aside time for training and work as a team to improve your skills in this area of practice.

About this module

Team Training is a chance for the whole pharmacy team to learn together. We suggest that you get together for a training session based on the selected content and discuss the various ways in which you can offer customers and patients added care in this category.


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