National prescribing curriculumNational Prescribing Curriculum

The National Prescribing Curriculum (NPC) is a series of interactive case-based modules that encourage confident and rational prescribing. The modules follow a stepwise approach as outlined in the WHO's Guide to Good Prescribing.


The NPC modules are computer and mobile device compatible.      Compatible with computer and mobile devices

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It is recommended that 1 CPD hour be recorded for each module for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

Modules temporarily unavailable

Please note the following modules are unavailable as they are currently being reviewed. The updated modules will be released by the end of January 2019.

  • Anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation
  • Chronic heart failure
  • Polypharmacy

Dental modules

View the NPC Dental modules here.