Preceptor Resources

We have gathered a number of links to resources that our pharmacist preceptors may find helpful. There are links to educational resources, including teaching tips and preceptor courses.

Online Preceptor Training Programs:

UBC Practice Educators Resources and Training

  • This resource contains excellent modules for preceptor education. We encourage all preceptors to take advantage of this useful resource. (Provided to you with permission from the Office of Experiential Education, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia.)
  • Account required. Easy sign-up with your email address. Open to all.

Dalhousie Preceptor e-Learning Course 

AHS eLearning Preceptor Modules

UWO Health Sciences Preceptor Education Program

Recommended Reading and Links:

Hammer D. Improving Student Professionalism During Experiential Learning. Am J Pharm Educ. 2006;70(3). Article 59.

Sylvia LM. A Lesson in Clinical Reasoning for the Pharmacy Preceptor. Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2019; 76:944-952. 

Weitzel KW, Walters EA, Taylor J. Teaching clinical problem solving: A preceptor’s guide. Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2012; 69:1588-99. 

Koons K, Sincavage S. Precepting skills for precepting challenges. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2012;52:e273-e276. 

Teaching Skills for Pharmacy Practice Educators

Preceptor Qualities that Create a Great Learning Environment 

Five Microskills for One-on-One Teaching


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