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Saskatchewan College of Pharmacy Professionals


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PLEASE NOTE: SCPP primarily communicates with applicants by email. Applicants are expected to check their email regularly and to make sure their email settings allows for SCPP emails to reach their inbox. Inquiries will be answered in the order that they are received.

IMPORTANT: Temporary Suspension of the Appraisal Training and Assessment (ATA) Program
Given the emerging information about the COVID-19 virus and the increased demands on health care workers, including pharmacists, the College is suspending the appraisal training and assessment program. SCPP is not accepting any new applications for either appraisal training or assessment. The suspension of the appraisal training and assessment program will continue until further notice.
Please consult the Saskatchewan College of Pharmacy Professionals’ website for further information.

Gateway Enrolment
  • Enrol in Pharmacists' Gateway Canada and receive a National ID number ($340 + tax, if applicable)
Language Proficiency
  • English language proficiency may be completed at any time, prior to applying to the pharmacy regulatory authority
Academic Qualification and Knowledge Assessment
  • Successful completion of the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) Document Evaluation ($675) and Evaluating Examination ($860)
  • Successful completion of the PEBC Qualifying Examination Parts I and II ($2620)
  • The process is different for U.S. graduates
Bridging Program
  • Not mandatory in Saskatchewan
Application to the Pharmacy Regulatory Authority (PRA)
  • Preliminary registration/verification of pre-requisites ($203)
  • NOTE - Applicants must have successfully completed PEBC Qualifying Exams before submitting an application to the Saskatchewan College of Pharmacy Professionals. This includes U.S. graduates.
Structured Practical Training
  • Successful completion of one month to two years of appraisal training ($336)
  • Successful completion of a two-week assessment ($836)
  • See note above
  • Successful completion of the Saskatchewan jurisprudence examination ($300)
  • Application for registration as a pharmacist in Saskatchewan ($795)
  • Practising pharmacist membership fee ($1299)
  • Proof of professional liability insurance

LEARN MORE - Saskatchewan College of Pharmacy Professionals’ Detailed Requirements

• All costs are presented in Canadian dollars and do not include taxes.
Fees are subject to change.
• The information in this table is only a summary. The official position of each pharmacy regulatory authority is defined in their governing legislation
available on their website.
Consult the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) website to learn more about their process and requirements.