• Admission Requirements

    The admission requirement is a Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science(s)/ Pharmacy Science from a local polytechnic. For participants who do not hold the aforementioned qualification, they must possess a diploma, passed the Certified Pharmacy Technician Course (CPTC) conducted by the Pharmaceutical Society of Singapore (PSS) and have at least 2 years of relevant working experience (i.e. working in a pharmacy as a pharmacy assistant / pharmacy technician). 

    All participants must be currently employed by employers who are willing to participate in the On-the-job training as mentioned. 

    Interested applicants are to contact Mr Tan Chee Boon or Ms Candice Chang. Any additional supporting documents (NRIC, certificates, and educational transcripts) are to be sent to the following address by the closing date: 

    i@Central
    Information and Service Centre

    Nanyang Polytechnic
    Block A, Level 1,
    180 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8
    Singapore 569830

    Please note that potential candidates may be requested to attend an interview to ascertain suitability.

    Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on:

    • Evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience; OR
    • Supporting evidence of competency readiness.

    Suitable applicants who are shortlisted will have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

  • Course Schedule

    Training Schedules for May 2018 Intake. Application period is closed.

    PDC Modules Instruction Period

    1

    Patient Education

    2/5/18 - 29/6/18 (9 weeks)

    1

    Medication Management

    2/7/18 - 17/6/18 (7 weeks)

    1

    Patient Care Services Project

    2/5/18 - 17/8/18 (16 weeks)

    2

    Good Dispensing Practice

    3/9/18 - 19/10/18 (7 weeks)

    2

    Drug Information

    22/10/18 - 30/11/18 (6 weeks)

    2

    Medication Safety

    3/12/18 - 11/1/19 (4 weeks)

    2

    Dispensary Services Project

    3/9/18 - 11/1/19 (17 weeks)

    3

    Staff Training & Development 

    21/1/19 - 22/3/19 (7 weeks)

    3

    Quality Improvement and Assurance

    25/3/19 - 10/5/19 (6 weeks)

    3

    Resource Planning

    13/5/19 - 7/6/19 (4 weeks) 

    3

    Pharmacy Operations Project 

    21/1/19 - 7/6/19 (4 weeks) 

    4

    Sterile Manufacturing 

    24/6/19 - 16/8/19 (8 weeks) 

    4

    Clinical Trial Drug Supply

    19/8/19 - 20/9/19 (5 weeks)

    4

    Inventory Control

    23/9/19 - 18/10/19 (4 weeks)

    4

    Technical Services Project 

    24/6/19 - 18/10/19 (17 weeks)

    Lessons will be conducted as classroom-based learning as well as self-directed learning 

  • Course Fees And Funding

    Description Course Fee for 4 PDC (incl. GST)

    Singapore Citizen 

    $2,204

    Permanent Resident 

    $5,880

    Full course fees without subsidy 

    $14,704

    Terms and Conditions apply. Fees quoted are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review by MOE.