Pharmacy Technician Bridging Education Program-Course and PLAR exam schedules
Please note, this section will be updated periodically as the information becomes available.
Reminder: Courses and PLAR exams available in both English and French
NOTE: Selkirk College registration deadline for all English and French courses beginning in January 2016 is December 17, 2015
Rappel : Les cours et les examens ERA sont offerts en français et en anglais
REMARQUE : La date limite pour l’inscription aux cours (anglais et français) débutant en janvier 2016 au collège Selkirk est le 17 décembre 2015
Registration deadlines for all institutions are available on the Course and PLAR Schedules page.
Registration for all courses is conducted directly with the educational institution offering the program.
National Drug Scheduling Advisory Committee Meeting March 8, 2016
The next meeting of the National Drug Scheduling Advisory Committee (NDSAC) is scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, 2016.
Outcome of NDSAC Meeting of
December 6-7, 2015
A meeting of the National Drug Scheduling Advisory Committee (NDSAC) was held on December 6-7, 2015 to consider the following matters:
Health Product InfoWatch
The January issue of the Health Product InfoWatch published by Health Canada is now available. This monthly publication provides clinically relevant safety information on pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices and natural health products. Please consult the index for a complete listing of previous issues.
"Forta for Men" sex enhancement product recalled; contains undeclared drug
All lots of an authorized natural health product promoted for sexual enhancement, "Forta for Men", are being recalled after Health Canada testing confirmed one lot contains an undeclared drug: tadalafil. Tadalafil is a prescription drug that should only be used under the supervision of a health-care practitioner and may pose serious health risks.
Health Canada Advisory