Advancing and assuring quality in pharmacy education

Our vision is to lead accreditation and assessment of education of the pharmacy sector nationally and internationally.

‌We maintain the high standards of pharmacy education and assess the competency of Australian intern and overseas pharmacists as part of our role to protect the public.
I want my pharmacy qualification recognised in Australia (so I can live or work in Australia)
I want to sit the CAOP or KAPS examination
I want to sit the Australian Intern Written Examination
Intern assessments tools
Learn how to incorporate the new workplace-based assessments tools in your workplace.

Dr Erica Sainsbury Awards

The Dr Erica Sainsbury Awards have been established to recognise and reward leaders in pharmacy education and practice.

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Upcoming exam information
Exam date
Registration period
Results Released
Intern Written Exam
23 - 26 Oct
30 May - 18 Sept
14 Nov
20 - 22 Nov
20 Jun - 9 Oct
19 Dec
27 - 28 Nov
18 Jul - 30 Oct
12 Dec

Join our Examinations Committee

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Applications open for accreditation of MMR and Aged Care On-Site Pharmacist education programs

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For our Elders: The vital role of pharmacists in aged care

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Exam Resources

Follow our useful guides to prepare for the exams and complete our past papers. It will help you to assess your knowledge.