Professional Development

Do I have to be a pharmacist and/or an OPA member to enroll in one of your professional development programs?
No, you do not need to be a pharmacist to register for our professional development programs. The Ontario Pharmacists Association provides learning opport...
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016 at 12:40 PM
How do I register in an OPA professional development program if I am not an OPA member?
Click on the Professional Development link on the top of any page in the For Pharmacy Professionals section of the website then click on Professional Deve...
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016 at 12:40 PM
How will I know if my registration has been processed?
You should receive a registration confirmation email as soon as your registration is processed. If you cannot find it in your inbox, please check your J...
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016 at 2:32 PM
When will I receive a receipt for my professional development program registration fee?
The receipt will be available to you on your online profile once the registration and program fee have been processed. To access your receipt, please lo...
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016 at 2:34 PM
Is CPR and First Aid training required before I can register in OPA’s Injection and Immunization Certificate Program?
CPR and First Aid are not required before registering in the OPA injection program. However, you will require CPR and First Aid training in order to regist...
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016 at 12:41 PM
Do I get a discount on professional development programs if I am an OPA member?
Yes, one of the many benefits of being an OPA member is a discount on our professional development programs. Please ensure to select a member fee when re...
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016 at 2:38 PM
Can I list my completed OPA programs as certifications on my CV?
No. Through the Canadian Council of Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP), OPA provides professional development programs but not certification programs...
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016 at 12:44 PM
What is the benefit of a letter or certificate of completion?
A letter or certificate of completion provides tangible recognition of knowledge and skills gained through a professional development program, which can be...
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016 at 12:42 PM
When do I get my letter or certificate of completion showing I completed a program
Letters or certificates of completion are issued for once an individual successfully completes a program. Requirements of completion differ per program. Pl...
Fri, 23 Dec, 2016 at 12:43 PM
How do I get access to OPA’s online learning site?
Once your program registration is processed, an email will be sent with a link and instructions on how to access the program via the online learning sit...
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016 at 2:59 PM