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Indians are the fourth largest migrant community in Australia. Better pay, accessible visas and a common language has made Australia the most popular destination for work. From 2015-2020, the government of Australia has predicted 10,000 – 25,000 job openings for Pharmacists (Pharmacists Jobs In Australia).
APC or Australian Pharmacy Council is the body that oversees the registration and licensure for pharmacists in Australia (Pharmacists Jobs In Australia). Registration eligibility for B Pharm, M Pharm and Pharm D certified candidates.
On completing these steps you will be eligible to register as a Pharmacist in Australia (Pharmacists Jobs In Australia).
An assessment of a candidate’s qualifications and associated documents is undertaken to ascertain an applicant’s eligibility to undertake the APC examination.
Language requirements are based on clearing of either the Occupational English Test (OET) with a score of ‘A’ or ‘B’ in all four elements or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with an overall Band score of 7 (with a minimum score of 6.5 in each of the four components). The OET or IELTS is an essential requirement for enrollment into the APC Stage I examination.
The Stage I KAPS Exam consists of two papers of multiple choice questions that cover Pharmaceutical Chemistry.
Each paper has duration of two hours and requires 50% each to pass. The exam is held in Australia but can also be written in our five centres in India (Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad). KAPS exams are conducted each year on the months of March and September.
After successful completion of the Stage I KAPS Exam, a skill assessment letter for migration purposes is issued
In this period a candidate goes under training and practical experience of up to 2 months either in an Australian community pharmacy and/or hospital pharmacy. The candidate under goes coaching in the care of an Australian registered pharmacist to be eligible for further processing.
The Stage II Examination (Oral and Written Exam) has different testing factors in written, practical and oral segments covering the practice of pharmacy and is conducted in the state/territory in which the supervised practice was undertaken. The first exam is a computerized multiple-choice exam while the second is an oral examination. The examination is held in Australia.
An APC certificate is issued to the candidates who successfully complete the examination process, which entitles the candidate to apply for registration with any of the Australian pharmacy registering professionals and explore job opportunities in Australia. The APC certificate is recognized by all the pharmacy registering authorities in Australia.
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