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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Some functionality in these modules is not compatible with Internet Explorer


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


Updated modules now available

The following modules have been updated and are ready for use:

  • Acute coronary syndrome 
  • Glycaemic control in long-established diabetes 
  • Type 2 diabetes - initiating treatment
  • Type 2 diabetes - intensifying treatment

The following modules are no longer available

  • Chronic angina - discontinued
  • Peptic ulceration with NSAID use - discontinued

Dental modules

View the NPC Dental modules here.