Valid certification in First Aid & CPR is a requirement of licensure in New Brunswick for all pharmacy professionals who provide patient care and for registered students who administer injections.
Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on a direct client care register and registered students who administer injections must maintain certification equivalent to the following:
- First Aid: Emergency, Workplace or Standard First Aid
- Pharmacy professionals are expected (and empowered) to select the appropriate level of First Aid training based on their individual competence and practice needs.
- CPR: Level C
For more information, please refer to the following FAQ [LINK]
This information must be kept up to date in the pharmacy professional’s online profile with the College.