Our newest continuing education program focuses on how to apply business and management theory to day-to-day pharmacy operations, using cases and lessons learned from leaders in the pharmacy industry.
Based on the Pharmacy Management in Canada textbook, this online, self-directed program drills down to the key skills and knowledge that are critical to effectively managing your pharmacy as a business. In addition, a copy of this textbook will be shipped to you within 10 business days upon purchase of the program.
This program is funded in part by an unrestricted educational grant from:
For more details on the modules please see the Course Prospectus.
December 1, 2018 (expiry will be extended annually)
Online multiple-choice exam for each module
This program is developed jointly by Ontario Pharmacists Association and Canadian Pharmacists Association based on original content owned by Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy.
A letter of completion is provided in each module. To receive the letter, participants will be required to complete the following requirements in each module until December 1, 2020.
1. Complete the program’s online module.
2. Complete the multiple-choice exam and achieve a score of 70 per cent or more within a maximum of two attempts.
3. Complete the module’s evaluation.
Please note that online access to this program is provided until December 1, 2020.
Supplementary Tools and Resources
Your copy of “Pharmacy Management in Canada (2015)” will be shipped to you within 10 business days upon purchase of the program.
Allied Health Professional Development Fund
This program is eligible for reimbursement through the Allied Health Professional Development Fund (AHPDF) upon successful completion of all seven modules (please refer to AHPDF site for specific reimbursement eligibility). Prior to applying to the AHPDF, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for the letter of completion you must submit along with other requirements.
Target Audiences and Pre-requisites
This program is excellent for practising pharmacists, international pharmacy graduates, pharmacy students, pharmacy owners and managers who are interested in or intending to open, operate or manage a community pharmacy or who are already doing so and wish to improve their management and operation skills.
There are no pre-requisites for this program.
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Last updated: November 30, 2017
Inquiries: Please contact OPA’s professional development team by phone at 416-441-0788, option 3 (toll-free in Ontario at 1-877-341-0788, option 3), or by email at email@example.com.
Cancellation policy: Requests for cancellations must be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than five days after access to the program has been emailed to you. A $60 (+HST) administration and processing fee will apply. Cancellations will not be permitted once log in to access the program material has been initiated. Program registration fees will not be refunded after the cancellation deadline. Please note that textbook is non-refundable or returnable.
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Event Date: Recurring | City: Online | Venue: Online