Course Description

Pharmacy personnel who compound hazardous drug products will complete a theoretical and practical assessment of hazardous and non-hazardous sterile compounding processes. Completion of a written test, a media fill test and gloved fingertip sampling are included in this course.  This recertification course is designed to fulfil the requirements of NAPRA’s Model Standards for Pharmacy Compounding of Hazardous Sterile Preparations’ competency assessment program. 

The first ten hours of this course are online self-study. You will get access to this component on the start date. The online component must be completed two days before the lab component. The 2 hour lab component may be scheduled at your facility. Please contact us for more information at 403-476-2223 or study@bowvalleycollege.ca

Additional Information

Required Textbook: Johnston, M. & Tsallas, G. Fundamentals of Sterile Products Preparation for Pharmacy Technicians. Prentice Hall. Pearson. (Canadian Edition, 2017) ISBN 978-0-13-289694-8

Lab kits will be provided.

Pharmacy labs are being renovated May to August 2019.  Course will resume in the Fall of 2019.

The 2 hour lab component may be scheduled at your facility.  Please contact us for details.

Course Offerings


Blended

A mixed course delivery mode where learning activity takes place through a blend of scheduled in-class and scheduled or non-scheduled online delivery methods. Learners ARE required to participate in scheduled in-class and/or online learning activities. Scheduled exams may be required.

Start/End Date

May 25, 2022 - Jun 10, 2022

Location

Calgary Downtown Campus

Price

$329.00CAD

Schedule

Friday

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hours

15

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