Understanding the changes to the TGA code 2018 (RP May 2019)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: RP 
Author: Shannon Kerr, Emi Gosling, and Georgia Willick

CPD Credits: 1.5


Designed to give an overview of the changes to the TGA advertising code which was updated in 2018.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe the key changes to the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code 2018.
  2. Utilise the information when putting together promotions in order to comply with the updated Advertising Code.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 2.3, 4.4

Accreditation number:  A1905RP3   Accreditation expires: 01/05/2021
This activity has been accredited for 0.75 hours of Group One CPD (or 0.75 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 0.75 hours of Group Two CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated  activity.