SHPA clinical Competency Assessment Tool is a competency framework which supports Australian pharmacists professional development.

shpaclinCAT competency framework supports training and development, recruitment and performance reviews and benefits individual pharmacists, pharmacy departments, consumers and the profession by:

  • raising the standards and consistency of pharmacy practice
  • providing a quality assurance for pharmacy practice
  • identifying inadequacies in systems and processes
  • identifying professional development needs of pharmacists, and more.

The shpaclinCAT assessment tool includes activities defined by national standards of clinical pharmacy practice that may be expected of a pharmacist practising at the general level.

shpaclinCAT seminars train pharmacists as evaluators and equips them to perform shpaclinCAT assessments.

Click here to find and register for upcoming shpaclinCAT seminars.