Pharmacy Assistant Program

Vancouver Career College

Program Description

Pharmacy Assistant Program

Vancouver Career College

The Pharmacy Assistantprogram provides students with the office, clerical and medical skills to offer the essential support required by Pharmacists.

Program Objectives

Students will be trained in pharmacology, dispensing (community & hospital), inventory, billing and administration, as well as customer service skills. They will also receive First Aid and CPR training and certification.

Career Opportunities

· Pharmacy Assistant / Technician

Admissions Prerequisites

· Applicants must possess a high school diploma or meet the requirements for mature student status;

· Applicants must successfully pass the Vancouver Career College Admissions Test with a minimum score of 7/13 on the quantitative analysis portion;

· Signature by student acknowledging that prior to practicum they will successfully complete a clear Criminal Record Search, obtain a physician’s note of good health, and a negative reaction to a test (“Practicum Policy Form”), and have a typing speed of at least 50 wpm (MOA practicum only). TB clearance must not exceed 12 months at the time of enrolment.

Certification Received - Pharmacy Assistant Diploma

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  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
31 weeks
Full time
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