Pharmacists

Study Group Description:

The Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada Qualifying Examination Part I Multiple Choice Question (PEBC QEI MCQ) study group focuses on assisting internationally educated pharmacists to review the competencies as outlined in the PEBC Qualifying Examination Blueprint through a question and answer format and review with a facilitator.

Licensing Body/Provincial Body:
  • Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC)
  • Alberta College of Pharmacy (ACP)
Facilitators:

Co-facilitated by a career coach and a licensed pharmacist

Cost:

No cost for eligible clients accepted into the group

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Be an internationally educated pharmacist
  • Have registered for an upcoming PEBC QEI (MCQ) exam and provide proof
  • Write and pass an assessment test
  • Complete a study group assessment with a career coach
  • Be ready, willing and able to commit to the attendance rules
  • Be ready, willing and able to study the required hours per week
  • Be approved by a career coach/facilitator/coordinator
Delivery Method:
  • Face to face Calgary residents
  • D2L and Skype for clients living in Alberta outside Calgary
Required Textbook(s):

Compendium of Therapeutic Choices (CTC), Canadian Pharmacists Association (most recent edition)

Dates:

February 13 to May 7, 2020 (Mondays and Thursdays)

Time:

9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Number of Sessions:

23

What are the steps to find out if you can join the PEBC QEI (MCQ) study group?
  1. Call Directions for Immigrants at 403-770-5155 and make an appointment to meet with a career coach
  2. Complete your online registration form
  3. Attend your appointment to determine your eligibility
  4. Write and pass an assessment test
  5. Complete a study group assessment with your career coach
  6. Develop an action plan with your career coach if accepted to the study group