Think of a journey where each step reveals how medicines work with our bodies. This is the world of pharmacology, and it helps us understand the bond between drugs and our health.

In this course, we’ll explore how medicines do their job. We’ll see the good they can do, but also the challenges they sometimes bring. As you move through the lessons, you’ll learn to use and think about drugs in a smart and informed way.

Have you ever been curious about how a tiny pill can make a big difference? Dive into this course and find out. By the end, you’ll have a clear view of the amazing world of medicine. Every lesson offers something new and exciting to learn

Please note: Our Pharmacology Training course only gives you the theoretical knowledge to excel in this field. This course doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the core principles and theories underpinning pharmacology.

  • Gain insights into the processes of drug development and their regulatory environment.

  • Acquire knowledge of the workings of the nervous system and its drug interactions.

  • Develop proficiency in diverse areas, from cardiovascular and endocrine systems to the study of chemotherapy.

  • Enhance discernment regarding inflammatory responses, immunity, and the study of harmful effects of chemicals (toxicology).


After completing the course, you can order a certificate of achievement to display your achievement for as little as £3.99 for the PDF version and £7.99 for the paper version or £10 for both. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.

Who is this Course for?

  • Individuals keen on mastering the science behind drug interactions in the human body.

  • Aspiring pharmacologists aiming to solidify their academic foundation.

  • Healthcare professionals seeking a deeper understanding of drug mechanisms.

  • Students targeting a career in drug development and regulation.

  • Research enthusiasts want to delve into specific areas like Neuropharmacology or Toxicology.


  • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.

  • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the course.

  • A strong grasp of English, numeracy, and ICT is necessary for enrollment in this course.

Career path

  • Pharmacologist: Average salary range £40,000 – £60,000

  • Clinical Research Associate: Average salary range £28,000 – £40,000

  • Toxicologist: Average salary range £25,000 – £55,000

  • Drug Regulatory Affairs Manager: Average salary range £50,000 – £70,000

  • Neuropharmacologist: Average salary range £45,000 – £65,000

  • Medical Scientist: Average salary range £30,000 – £50,000

Course Curriculum

Module 01: Fundamental Principles of Pharmacology
Fundamental Principles of Pharmacology 00:23:00
Module 02: Drug Development and Regulation
Drug Development and Regulation 00:15:00
Module 03: Neuropharmacology
Neuropharmacology 00:15:00
Module 04: Cardiovascular Pharmacology
Cardiovascular Pharmacology 00:20:00
Module 05: Endocrine Pharmacology
Endocrine Pharmacology 00:22:00
Module 06: Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy 00:19:00
Module 07: Inflammation and Immune Pharmacology
Inflammation and Immune Pharmacology 00:14:00
Module 08: Toxicology
Toxicology 00:17:00
Assignment – Pharmacology Training 00:00:00
Course Certification
Order Your Certificate 00:00:00