Description of this module

Rapid Tests in Pharmacy

Rapid Tests in Pharmacy


Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Know the types of tests available for screening at the pharmacy;
  • Identify the main pathologies that can be evaluated at the pharmacy;
  • Recognize signs and symptoms that may direct the user to perform the tests;
  • To interpret the results, advise and monitor the indicated treatment.


  • Settings
  • Possible diseases to be screened at the pharmacy
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Rapid tests in pharmacy
  • Interpretation of results
  • Pharmaceutical advice
  • Methods
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.