The ABPI offers a Diploma in the promotion of prescription medicines for representatives who call upon doctors, dentists and other UK prescribers and/or promote medicines on the basis of their therapeutic properties.
An alternative, Level 3 Certificate in the promotion of prescription medicines, is taken by representatives who promote medicines primarily on the basis of price, quality and availability to those who do not prescribe medicines.
It is a requirement of the ABPI Code of Practice that an appropriate exam is sat during the first year of employment in such a role and is passed within two years. It is possible to take the exam in advance of applying for jobs in this area.
The ABPI Exams website provides detailed information about the exams offered by the ABPI and provides a straightforward way of booking these exams. The website provides:
If you have questions about the exam or the booking process, please visit the FAQs section of the exams website.
For further information, please visit the Contact us page of the exams website where you can submit your enquiry.