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CERTIFICATE IN PHARMACY ASSISTANT

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  • Study Method - Online
  • Institution - SpotED
  • Start Date - Enrol Anytime

COURSE OVERVIEW

With our Pharmacy Assistance Course, we will guide you step-by-step on how to build your career in the industry. Learn how to execute important tasks which are expected of pharmacy assistants and include assisting licensed pharmacists with selling and preparing medication to patients, providing advice on usage of non-prescription medications to customers and also handling customer service and stock within the pharmacy.

As a pharmacy assistant, you will be able to combine your love of people with your interest in medicine, making for a well-respected profession that is both rewarding and intriguing!

COURSE FEATURES

Fast track your career potential and knowledge in the field of Pharmacy Assistance and do so, at your own pace.

 

Interact with and learn from very successful, highly qualified and experienced professionals who have developed the course, allowing you to gain an expert understanding for the industry.

 

Become apart of an industry with plenty of opportunity for employment and growth within your role.

 

Accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC), be certain of learning skills directly relevant to job outcomes within the field of Medical Reception.

 

Take part in a course that has met the standards of the Complementary Medical Association; a global organisation which represents more than 100 colleges and 15,000 practitioners in the field.

Ξ JOB OUTCOMES

With an increasing number of middle-aged and elderly people who rely heavily on prescription drugs, as well as overall awareness for physical well-being, the demand for pharmacy workers is going to continue to increase!

 

Possible career outcomes include:

  • Pharmacy Assistance
  • Ward Clerk
  • Medical Reception

Ξ SUBJECTS

Medical Terminology

  • Medical Definitions, Prefixes & Glossary
  • Abbreviations & Acronyms
  • Using Medical Terminology
  • Human Systems & Anatomical Divisions
  • Pharmacology

 

Human Anatomy & Physiology

  • The Nervous System
  • The Muscular System
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Digestive System
  • Blood and Blood Pressure
  • The Skeletal System
  • Cells & Tissue
  • Physiology of Pulmonary Ventilation

 

Nutrition

  • Vitamins & Minerals
  • Diet & Food Processing

 

Risk Management

  • Developing and Managing Risk Prevention measures – Diet & Food Processing

 

Common Illnesses

  • Medical information ranging from illnesses and conditions such as asthma and acne to erectile dysfunction and the common cold

 

History of Pharmacy

  • Evolution & Future of Pharmacy
  • Origins of the Pharmacy Store
  • Patient Care Era

 

Customer Service in a Retail Pharmacy

  • Interacting With Customers
  • Face-to-Face Customer Service
  • Telephone Customer Service
  • The Difficult / Angry Customer

 

Sales in Retail Pharmacy

  • Communication and Conversational Selling
  • Knowing Your Product
  • How to Close a Sale

SUMMARY

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

NIL

DELIVERY

Fully Online, at your own pace.

COURSE DURATION

24 Weeks

PAYMENT OPTIONS

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