After Approval of Pre-Registration
A. The applicant may then start his/her pre-registration training in the approved training centre (List of Approved Training Centres). The period of training ranges from 3 months to 12 months.
B. The applicant must sit for a compulsory Forensic Examination relating to Pharmacy Laws in Singapore, and an assessment on Competency (Competency Examination/Assessment).
i) The Forensic Examination (Forensic Exam Application Form) are conducted 3 times a year. It will be held on the following dates:
- 11 November 2013
- 28 April 2014
- 4 August 2014
- 3 November 2014
The fee is S$300.
Applicants are required to book an examination date with SPC, and submit the application form and payment at least 2 weeks before the examination date.(Forensic Exam Information).
The minimum passing mark for the Forensic Exam is 60.
ii) The Competency examinations and assessments(Competency Examination Application Form) (Competency Assessments Application Form) are conducted 4 times a year respectively. The following are the confirmed dates in 2013 and 2014:
- Competency Examinations / Assessments:
- 2 December 2013
- 24 February 2014
- 2 June 2014
- 1 September 2014
- 1 December 2014
Applicants are required to book an examination/assessment date with SPC, and submit the application form at least 2 weeks before the examination/assessment date (Guide to Competency Exam/Assessment).
There are no overseas centres for these examinations/assessments.