Live CPD Events

CALENDAR OF LIVE ACCREDITED CPD EVENTS
(as of August 28, 2015)
for Non-accredited and upcoming events, please scroll further down the page.

**Any CEUs earned April 1st or later can be used for the current licensing year OR used towards the next year's license.**
Please note: from September until May 30, this page will be updated every 7 to 14 days.  During the summer months, this page is updated as we receive programs to accredit.

DATE 
LOCATION
CEUs
PROGRAM

August 23, 2015

Saskatoon 2.0

Business Case Boot Camp for Pharmacists -- Part 1 Only

Speakers:  Brendalyn Ens and Jason Perepelkin
Location & Time: 
Viscount Rm, Travelodge Hotel; 9:00 a.m.
Registration: 
Please register by filling out the registration page (page 3) of the program brochure, and fax it or email to the contact number or address on the form.  To view the details, including the learning objectives and registration form, please see the program brochure in Word format.

August 23, 2015

Saskatoon 3.75

Business Case Boot Camp for Pharmacists -- Part 2 Only

Speakers:  Brendalyn Ens and Jason Perepelkin
Location & Time:
  Viscount Rm, Travelodge Hotel; 1:00 p.m.
Registration: 
Please register by filling out the registration page (page 3) of the program brochure, and fax it or email to the contact number or address on the form.  To view the details, including the learning objectives and registration form, please see the program brochure in Word format.

September 13, 2015

Saskatoon 5.0

Pharmacy Privacy Officer Recertification

Speakers:  Various
Location & Time:  TCU Place -- Salon ABC; Sign-in and Breakfast at 8:15am, program starts at 9 am.
Registration: please RSVP to the CPDP office:  Early Bird registration deadline is August 20th, deadline for regular registration is September 7th.  No payments or registrations will be accepted at the door.  For full details, including the Program Objectives and agenda, please see the brochure in pdf format.  **You may attend this training even if you have never taken the original Pharmacy Privacy Officer training.  For parking areas near the venue in Saskatoon, please see the Parking Map in pdf format.

September 22, 2015

Via
WebEx
1.25

HIV 101 for Pharmacists:  The basics of HIVCare and Atiretroviral Update

Spaker:  Mike Stuber
Location & Time:  Via WebEx; 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration:  Please RSVP to Chad Bankowski, state your preferred date to attend.  Each program is limited to 50 attendees, so please register ealry.   Participants must have access to the internet and telephone at their location of choice.  For more details, including learning objectives, please view the flyer in pdf format.  Email Chad at Chad.Bankowski@gilead.com

September 23, 2015

Via
WebEx
1.25

HIV 101 for Pharmacists:  The basics of HIVCare and Atiretroviral Update

Spaker:  Mike Stuber
Location & Time:  Via WebEx; 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration:  Please RSVP to Chad Bankowski, state your preferred date to attend.  Each program is limited to 50 attendees, so please register ealry.   Participants must have access to the internet and telephone at their location of choice.  For more details, including learning objectives, please view the flyer in pdf format.  Email Chad at Chad.Bankowski@gilead.com

September 27, 2015

Regina 5.0

Pharmacy Privacy Officer Recertification

Speakers:  Various
Location & Time:  Delta Regina; Sign-in and Breakfast at 8:15am, program starts at 9 am.
Registration: please RSVP to the CPDP office:  Early Bird registration deadline is August 20th, deadline for regular registration is September 7th.  No payments or registrations will be accepted at the door.  For full details, including the Program Objectives and agenda, please see the brochure in pdf format.  **You may attend this training even if you have never taken the original Pharmacy Privacy Officer training.

November 4, 2015

Saskatoon 2.75

SK Thoracic Society Professional Education Day 2015

Speakers:  Various
Location & Time:  the program will be held at the Saskatoon Inn starting at 9:00am.
Registration:  Please RSVP to the Lung Association of Canada.  For more information, please go to their website at the link provided https://sk.lung.ca/health-professionals/saskatchewan-thoracic-society/sts-upcoming-events-education-day

Registrations are now open
and participants can begin the
online program as soon as 
we send you the link and instructions
Online 19

Part 1 -- Immunization Competencies Education Program

Registration:  This education program is available through Advancing Practice and is a CCCEP-accredited online program. Developed by the Canadian Pediatric Society in association with the Public Health Agency of Canada and Health Canada, the Immunization Competencies Education Program (ICEP) provides participants with an in-depth review of the Immunization Competencies for Health Professionals. The national consensus on the education and training required by immunization providers,  is a 14 module online program which has been CCCEP accredited for 19 CEUs. Please download, complete, and send your registration form to the CPDP office.

*In keeping with SCP requirements, before attending Part 2, you will also be required to have a current, Standard First Aid/CPR with AED certificate. You will also be required to have been immunized for Hepatitis B at some point since 1995. Check with CPDP for opportunities to complete such a program independently through the University of Saskatchewan or the University of Regina.  Scroll down this page for more CPR details, please make sure to consult our "Important Facts for CPR & Hep B" document in pdf format.

Online
3.0

Immunization and Injection Training Program 
Module 15 Essential Competencies for Injection of Other Substances -- Saskatchewan Specific Module

This module is specific to giving immunizations in Saskatchewan and must be completed prior to receiving authorization to administer injections. ONLY pharmacists who have taken an approved program from another provider, or in another province are required to fill out and submit the registration form below; such pharmacists need to register for the Saskatchewan specific module from CPDP at a cost of $200.00 + GST, in order to comply with the legislation.  Please download, complete, and send the registration form to the CPDP office.

Live session dates to
include April, May, June
and September 2015
* Morning sessions will begin with Registration at 7:30am; Program at 8:00am.  For the afternoon sessions, Registration at 12:30pm and the program itself will start at 1:00pm.
Both Saskatoon
& Regina
5

Part 2 -- Theoretical and Practical in Administration of Injections:  A Course for Practicing Pharmacists

Upon successful completion of the on-line program, and possessing a First Aid/CPR with AED Certificate, pharmacists may register for the Part 2 CCCEP accredited five-hour live workshop, “Theoretical and Practical in Administration of Injections: A Course for Practicing Pharmacists.” In this interactive, hands-on workshop, pharmacists will learn the theory, and put into practice, the skills of administering intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections. The practical session will be followed by a practical test with a required passing score of 80%.  These tests will be an examination of the participant's knowledge gained from Part 1 and Part 2.
Note: To attend Part 2, you must complete Part 1 online in advance and have your current First Aid/CPR with AED, deadlines will be in place prior to attending the live component.

COST of the program: all pharmacists registering before September will be covered under the PAS grant funding for the cost of registration fees.  (Note: cost for First Aid/CPR with AED program is not included; any cost will need to be paid directly to the program provider.)  In addition, cost for the practice kit is not covered by the grant funding.  The Immunization Practice kit will be available for sale for $25 plus GST ($26.25).

 *Please NOTE: If you have taken training in another province, or through your employer, and would like to have a prior learning assessment done on the training you’ve taken, please contact CPDP  (306-966-6350) or SCP (306-584-2292) for more information.  Even if you have taken the training already, you will be required to complete the "Saskatchewan specific" module from CPDP at a cost of $200.00 + GST, in order to comply with the legislation.

Sunday, October 18, 2015
3 sessions
Saskatoon
1.0

Mini Live Clinical Session

This is an interactive, hands-on workshop.  Pharmacists will put into practice the skills of administering intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections.  This workshop is intended as extra practice or as a refresher to promote confidence in giving injections.  This workshop is intended to supplement and does not replace the "Part 2 -- Theoretical and Practical in Administration of Injections:  A Course for Practicing Pharmacists" listed above.  Click on the link for additional information and to get the registration form in pdf format.  Register early to be assured you will get a spot in the workshop as there are limited spaces.

Sunday, October 25, 2015
2 sessions
Regina
1.0

Mini Live Clinical Session

This is an interactive, hands-on workshop.  Pharmacists will put into practice the skills of administering intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections.  This workshop is intended as extra practice or as a refresher to promote confidence in giving injections.  This workshop is intended to supplement and does not replace the "Part 2 -- Theoretical and Practical in Administration of Injections:  A Course for Practicing Pharmacists" listed above.  Click on the link for additional information and to get the registration form in pdf format.  Register early to be assured you will get a spot in the workshop as there are limited spaces.

**Please note: for information on what is required for CPR course criteria and documentation, please consult our "Important Facts for CPR & Hep B" document in pdf format.

 

Thurs & Fri July 9 & 10, 2015
Thurs & Fri July 16 & 17, 2015
University of Regina
17 hours

CPR Classes

100% attendance, skills demonstration and a minimum passing grad of 75% is required.  Please register with the Recreation & Athletic Services department at the University of Regina.  For a full listing of all classes, times, and fees, you may view the Winter 2015 Program Schedule in pdf format.




September 12 & 13, 2015
October 24 & 25, 2015

all classes from 8am - 6pm
University of Saskatchewan
(Saskatoon)
16 hours

CPR Classes

CPDP is offering these classes in conjunction with the College of Kinesiology, please call the CPDP Office at 306-966-6350 first to reserve a place in the course.  A maximum of 18 people will be enrolled per course.  You will then be given contact information in order to register with the College of Kinesiology, with payment, to be enrolled. 

Current and ongoing
Blackboard Learn website
3.0-5.5

CPDP's Online courses

• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Level 1 Basics
• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Minor Ailments Pt 1 (Acne, Insect Bites, Cold Sores) 
• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Minor Ailments Pt 2 (Oral Thrush, Diaper Dermatitis, Allergic Rhinitis)
• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Minor Ailments Pt 3 (Strains & sprains, headache and dysmenorrhea; GERD/dyspepsia, hemorrhoids; Atopic dermatitis, superficial bacterial infections and tinea infections)
• Medication Safety and Continuous Quality Assurance in Community Pharmacies
• Pharmacy Privacy Officer Training 
• ECP Training

These courses have been accredited for Saskatchewan pharmacists only, they are not nationally accredited.  To register for any one of these courses, please go to the "CE Online Courses" page to see a full listing of our courses, their descriptions and the Multi-course application form.  You can download, print and fill out the brochure forms or the Multi-course application form and mail to our address or fax to 306-966-6377 at your convenience. 


OTHER LIVE & UPCOMING CONTINUING EDUCATION EVENT
S . . . Mark Your Calendars...for more information, links are provided...scroll down...

phrm  

phrm Continuing Professional Learning - College of Medicine (no programs at this time)
Title:
Speaker:
Date & Location:
Registration:

phrm Natural Standard General Information Session
The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has grown in response to efforts by patients to take a more ative role in their health care. Natural Standard was founded by clinicians and researchers to provide high quality, evidence-based information about CAM to professionals and consumers to help them make safe, educated decisions in this area. There are a number of webinar sessions being offered, please go to our Directory of CPD Programs and Distance Education Resources page.

UPDATED
(April 20, 2015)

AsthmaTrec & COPDTrec Workshops
The Asthma/COPD training are continuing professional education programs. They are designed to train health care professionals in the skills and knowledge necessary to become effective Asthma/COPD educators.

2-Day Management Workshops fees are $500.00/participant ($900.00 for full 4-day workshops).
Workshop size is limited to 12 participants. IT IS Mandatory to register 6 WEEKS prior to the workshop.

Now you can continue your education with RespTrec videos on the RespTrec website. The RespTrec website now adds continuing education video presentations throughout the year. You are required to subscribe to access the videos, after viewing the video a test is written and a passing result earns education credits.


COPD Trec Schedule:

October 23 - 24, 2015
RSVP Deadline is September 17, 2015
ALSO
February 26 - 27, 2016
RSVP Deadline is January 8, 2016

AsthmaTrec Schedule:
November 20 - 21, 2015
RSVP Deadline is September 18, 2015
ALSO
May 6 - 7, 2016
RSVP Deadline is March 11, 2016

Education for Chronic Disease
January 29 - 30, 2016
RSVP Deadline December 4, 2015
Spirometry
September 18, 2015
This course is now FULL

The Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy has confirmed accreditation as follows:
Education Module - 13.75 CEUs
COPD & Its Management Module - 13.0 CEUs
Asthma & Its Management Module - 13.0 CEUs

For more information & to register:
www.resptrec.org or email, info@asthmatrec.org

Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) is the medical section of the Lung Association. Website  CTS Professional Development Link


 REGIONAL CONTINUING EDUCATION COORDINATORS

WEYBURN Rob Travis  
ESTEVAN Vacant  
MOOSE JAW Michael Pitzel (306) 693-5184
NIPAWIN-TISDALE-MELFORT  Vacant  
NORTH BATTLEFORD Vacant  
PRINCE ALBERT Roses Stewart (306) 922-8959
REGINA Myla Wollbaum (306) 525-2910
ROSETOWN-KINDERSLEY Gary Groves (306) 882-3636
SWIFT CURRENT  Vacant  
YORKTON-MELVILLE Angela Pidkowich (306) 786-6636


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