The following Bridge Training programs can help internationally trained pharmacy technicians and pharmacists gain the knowledge and information required to get a job in their field in Ontario. The programs may also help participants to obtain licensure in the pharmacy profession.
This diploma program is for internationally educated pharmacy technicians seeking licensure and employment in their field. It provides academic training, as well as field placements and practical labs, occupation-specific language, workplace culture and communication training, and employment supports. Graduates of this program receive an Ontario College Diploma and meet the registration requirements of the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP) as Pharmacy Technicians.
This program helps internationally trained pharmacists meet Canadian practice standards. It includes practical courses, opportunities for mentoring, and licensing exam preparation.