946. General function of the Council.

(5)     Professional Training and Development

(i)     Powers and Functions of the Council

946.     General function of the Council.

The General Pharmaceutical Council1 has a general function to set standards and requirements in respect of the education, training, acquisition of experience and continuing professional development that it is necessary for pharmacists2 and pharmacy technicians to achieve in order to be entered in the register3 or to receive an annotation in the register and to maintain competence4.