Intern Training Program

Become a PSA Intern

Take your career to the next level now by enrolling in the PSA Intern Training Program.

Next level intern training


Enrol in Australia’s most comprehensive and popular Intern Training Program. Delivered by the peak body for pharmacists – we know what it takes to be a successful pharmacy intern.


Our program:
  • Is the most comprehensive and popular in Australia
  • Is flexible and innovative – we can work around your busy schedule
  • Gets you career-ready, regardless of practice setting
  • Offers extensive support and exam preparation from our training team
  • Offers flexible payment options
  • Is the only program to offer a Graduate Certificate in Applied Pharmacy Practice 10797NAT, at no extra cost
  • Is Australian Pharmacy Council accredited



Plus FREE PSA membership

Giving you more support and education resources including:

  • Access to our pharmacist to pharmacist phone advice line
  • PSA’s CPD and CPD planning tool with everything you need to help you meet your annual CPD requirements
  • Subscription to the award-winning Australian Pharmacist journal with extra CPD activities
  • Free or member-discounted PSA events and networking opportunities
  • Member discounts on exam textbooks including the APF



Course details

The PSA Intern Training Program includes:

  • A range of assignments. Designed to apply your clinical knowledge to practice and optimise patient care
  • Face-to-face workshops (two 2-day workshops) to take your practice to the next level
  • Preparation for the Pharmacy Board exams
  • Tailored support from our training team
  • Access to expert facilitators through online discussion forums
  • Free access to eMIMS and Therapeutic Guidelines (eTG)
  • Access to Self Care™ resources
  • Free immunisation training
  • The opportunity to become the PSA MIMS Intern Pharmacist of the Year. The winner receives an education grant for any career development course up to $5000. Plus a trip to the PSA National Conference, including airfares, accommodation, and transfers.


Plus support to help you meet the Pharmacy Board of Australia requirements with access to our CPD planning tool and range of CPD

PSA Intern Training Program was recommended to me by my colleague at work, which I never regret but I must say the flexibility and support I got through the training helped me a lot.”


Bridget Oboh WA, PSA Intern 2020
Preceptor support

Throughout your pharmacy internship, PSA also supports your preceptor, with:

  • FREE Preceptor Training Course
  • Up-to-date information
  • Preceptor Resource Portal
  • Six preceptor-led full practice Oral Exams



Flexible payments*
  • Single payment – 1 x $2,034 via Credit/Debit Card
  • Six monthly installments – 6 x $339 via Direct Debit



*Rural interns maybe eligible to claim travel costs for exams and workshops. Refer to the Rural Intern Training Allowance  for more details.

Taking you to the next level


Upon the successful completion you can choose to continue completion of:

    • Graduate Diploma in Advanced Pharmacy Practice (10737NAT), or
    • Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51918)


PSA Intern Training Program flyer

The following flyer provides information on the PSA Intern Training Program.


The following resources provide support and details on your internship and requirements.

Need more information?

Please feel free to send an email to or call us on 1300 369 772.


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Go next level with the PSA Intern Training Program