How can I take CPE Exam?

Once you register and login to SPEC, you make pick your choice of CE/CPE from either the Pharma Center homepage (Under ‘latest courses’ or ‘View Full Catalog’) or the Catalog of courses from the menu bar. You will then be presented with an overview page on the course highlighting the learning objectives, sponsors, accreditation information, disclosures, and, course expiration date.

Once you click Enroll, you will need to go through a Pre-assessment and successfully complete it and then proceed to viewing the presentation/webinar/print material. After viewing the CE in its entirety, you will then be allowed to take the Post-assessment (CPE exam) for the module. To answer the questions, you can click on your selected choice for each answer than proceed to the next question. Once completed, your exam will automatically be graded.

Upon successful completion (score of 70% or higher) you will be allowed to proceed to the course evaluation. If you have not successfully completed the test ( exam score of <69%), you will be notified and be presented with another attempt to re-take the exam. You have 3 attempts in total (including the first attempt) to take a particular exam.

How and where can I contribute to authoring modules and CE for SPEC?

You can visit our ‘Get Involved‘ Page and fill out a form in any of the roles you would like to contribute through to developing content.

How do I know that NABP has recognized & received my credits?

You can log on to the NABP website ( and view it under your account.

Pharmacists with questions regarding their NABP e-Profile or CPE Monitor should refer to the FAQ section on the NABP website ( or contact NABP Customer Service: or telephone 847-391-4406.

Where do I view all the courses that I have taken?

For CPE courses taken through the SPEC site, you can log in to SPEC and go to ‘My Account’ and click on the ‘Transcripts’ tab. Here you will see all the credits earned, any in-completions, or courses in progress.

For all CPE taken from various sources, you may log on to the NABP website ( and view the list on your account page.

How do I retrieve my credits for courses taken?

Once you successfully complete a course you input NABP number and click on Submit. Your submission will take 4 to 6 weeks to be uploaded on to the NABP website (but usually, its a little sooner than 4 weeks). You can check the status of the your submission on the NABP website (

Yeah right, are they REALLY free though?

Yup, totally serious – they’re completely free!

How much does SPEC courses cost?

Nothing, all courses are free for our registered members 🙂