PharmaZzz: Non-Medication Therapy for Insomnia

PharmaZzz is a program for pharmacists to help patients improve their sleep and stop or reduce the use of hypnotic medication. 

Online course

PharmaZzz is CPDPP accredited for 5.0 CEUs.

Target Audience: pharmacists

Registration Fee:

  • $200 Early Bird Registration (Ends August 31, 2021) 
  • $250 Regular (Begins September 1, 2021)
  • $150 Refresher* (for those that previously enrolled in the course)
  • $75   Out-of-Province pharmacy students* (non-uSask) 

* Note: Refresher and out-of-province pharmacy student registrants will be required to enter a Sponsor Code at registration in order to receive the discounted price. If you require a Sponsor Code, contact CPDPP at cpdpp@usask.ca 

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Billing In Community Pharmacy

This course is designed to improve your knowledge of the provincial prescription coverage available in Saskatchewan, as well as to provide information on available federal and third-party insurance plans. This course will also help you navigate a patient's options for prescription coverage including the following topics:

  • Provincial extended benefits
  • Coordination of benefits
  • Common billing issues

Online course

Billing in Community Pharmacy is CPDPP accredited for 2.0 CEUs.

Target Audience: pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and students

Registration Fee:  Free!
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COMPASS Community Pharmacy Professionals Advancing Safety in Saskatchewan (COMPASS Training, Online)

Presenters will first provide an overview of COMPASS and SCPP by-laws on CQI. They will include a review on medication safety and its relationship to CQI in community pharmacy practice. 

Participants will learn about the ISMP Canada Medication Safety Self-Assessment (MSSA), the Community Pharmacy Incident Reporting (CPhIR) Program, and the online CQI tool. Participants will also have the opportunity to learn from COMPASS Champions’ experience during the panel discussion.

Registration Fee:  $115.00 + GST
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Prescriptive Authority Level 1 Basics

This is a mandatory course for all pharmacists practicing in Saskatchewan. For more information, please see the SCPP bylaws. All new registrants must meet these requirements before being granted their initial license to practice.

Online course

Prescriptive Authority Level 1 Basics is accredited by CPDPP for 2.5 CEUs.

Registration Fee:  $125.00 + GST
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CompEX Q&A Webinar (Recorded Version)

This course will address common questions around meeting compliance
with the NAPRA Model Standards for Pharmacy Compounding, such as the following:
  • Master Formulation Record VS Compounding Record
  • Space requirements for compounding areas and compounding rooms
  • Flooring and countertop requirements
  • What is a small quantity?

Online course

CompEX Q&A Webinar is CPDPP accredited for 2.0 CEUs.

Registration Fee:  Free!
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Privacy Officer Certification/Recertification

This program has been developed to ensure privacy officers (participants) understand their obligations and responsibilities under PIPEDA and HIPA.  This course now comprises much updated information to the training on special issues that have arisen since the first training sessions were presented.  The course is accredited by CPDPP for 4.0 CEUs. See Course Information.

Registration Fee:  $175.00 + GST
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Online Resources for Pharmacists Part 1: SHIRP and U of S

This program is presented by Carmen Bell.

Online course

Online Resources for Pharmacists Part 1: SHIRP and U of S is accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Target Audience: pharmacists and pharmacy technicians

Registration Fee:  $18.50 + GST
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Partnership to Assist with Cessation of Tobacco (PACT)

CPDPP is hosting this course for the Pharmacy Association of Saskatchewan (PAS).  The PACT program suppors Tobacco Cessation minor ailment prescribing, but this PACT course is NOT the training program for prescribing. You do not need to be PACT trained to prescribe tobacco cessation products. The training is CPDPP accredited and is free of charge to all Saskatchewan pharmacists and pharmacy students.

Modules include:

  1. PACT Level 1 (Mandatory for pharmacists to bill services to drug plan) - 3.0 CEUs
  2. PACT Level 2 - 1.25 CEUs
  3. Tobacco Cessation in the Oncology Setting Module - 1.0 CEU
  4. Indigenous Tobacco Cessation Module - 1.0 CEU

Registration fee (out of province pharmacists/other health professionals):  $100.00 + GST
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Note: The PACT Oncology Module is for healthcare providers who are working with oncology patients. This module was created in partnership with The Saskatchewan Cancer Agency (SCA) and CPAC.

For any SCA staff who wish to take only the Oncology Module, please email the PAS Office and then register for the separate module below. 

Tobacco Cessation in the Oncology Setting Module-PACT

Note: The PACT Oncology Module is for healthcare providers who are working with oncology patients, and are employees of the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency. This module was created in partnership with The Saskatchewan Cancer Agency (SCA) and CPAC.

For any SCA staff who wish to take only the Oncology Module, please email the PAS Office and then register below. 

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Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis Education for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians.

This course is CPDPP accredited for 0.50 CEU. 

Registration Fee:  Free!
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