Live CPD Events

(as of February 25th, 2014)
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.

March 13 - 14, 2015 Regina, SK Possible 
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12th Annual Peter & Anna Zbeetnoff Memorial Drug Therapy Decision-Making Conference

Speakers:  Various
Location: Delta Hotel, Regina, SK
Registration:  please RSVP to Continuing Medical Education, College of Medicine.  You may register by phoning 306-966-2123 or 306-966-5539, by sending your form by fax to 306-966-4356, or online at  For complete details, including the Learning Objectives, the Friday and Saturday program topics and details, study credits and General Information, please consult the conference page at or call the CME office at the number above.

April 17 - 18, 2015 Saskatoon, SK Possible
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Saskatchewan Methadone and Suboxone Opioid Substitution Therapy 2015 Conference

Speakers:  Various
Location: Park Town Hotel, Saskatoon, SK
Registration:  deadline to register is April 10, 2015, please RSVP to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.  Return  your registration form by mail, by email:  or by fax: 306-244-0090.  For more information, contact Nicole McLean at 306-667-4648, or consult their website at and scroll down to the heading "News and & Announcements", then look for the name of this program.  Here you will find the Overall Learning Objectives, list of speakers, and an agenda of the workshops for each day.

Registrations are now open
and participants can begin the
online program as soon as 
payment has been processed

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.  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.
**If you are taking the CPR program through St. John's Ambulance, please enroll in the "CPR C" course (18 hours) or the "CPR C for Health Care Providers" course.  Either course satisfies the requirements. 

Live session dates to
include April, May, June
and September 2015
Both Saskatoon
& Regina

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 both written and practical tests 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: $475 plus GST ($514.50) (Note: cost for First Aid/CPR with AED program is not included; any cost will need to be paid directly to the program provider.)  An additional 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 $150.00 + GST, in ordert to comply with the legislation.

**Please note: If pharmacists decide to take the CPR course from an organization other than the University of Saskatchewan or the University of Regina, that is acceptable.  Pharmacists must ensure they are taking a course that meets the following criteria:  the course must be between 16 - 18 hours in length, the course must be a First Aid course with AED.  Pharmacists who do take a "non-University" CPR class will be asked to provide a copy of the following to the CPDP Office:  the course description, the certificate, and the wallet card issued on completion of the course.  These copies can be faxed or mailed to the offfice.  We will staple them to your Immunization Course registration form as proof of your completion.

Wed & Fri, Feb 18 & 20, 2015
Friday, March 27 & April 10, 2015
May 22 & June 5, 2015
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.

classes in April are pending
all classes from 8am - 6pm
University of Saskatchewan
18 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

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)
• 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 download and fill out the Multi-Course registration form, mail to our address or fax to 306-966-6377 at your convenience. 

. . . Mark Your Calendars...for more information, links are provided...scroll down...


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

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.

(February 4, 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:


AsthmaTrec Schedule:
There are no courses in Saskatoon

Education for Chronic Disease
May 8, 2015 to May 9, 2015
RSVP Deadline March 13, 2015
April 24, 2015
RSVP Deadline March 24, 2015

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: or email,

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


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

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