Academy New Zealand

Introduction

Academy Group New Zealand is one of New Zealand’s most established private education providers offering an extensive range of learning programmes at Levels 1-5 on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework.

Academy New Zealand offers hands-on practical learning to take you to the next step in your career. We have been training students since 1987 and our experience is what makes us successful.

Our students benefit from our strong community and industry links

with schools, employers, industry and Government agencies. One of our key directives is ensuring the demands of local workplaces are being met.

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As part of the Academy programme, we provide challenging experiences to help build the confidence you’ll need to meet the big challenge: finding and keeping a job. Your time with us will empower you to take the initiative and take chances. We see success daily, and understand its power to motivate.

For our International students, we offer the Pharmacy Technician Programme - Level 5 which is the NZQA approved qualification needed to become a Pharmacy Dispensary Technician. On completion of any learning programme, Academy students will be awarded the appropriate NZQA unit standards and national certificates, providing nationally recognised certification of the skills and standards achieved.

Here at Academy New Zealand we have a united focus across all our programmes; to help all of our students gain valuable, quality qualifications and skills across exciting and diverse industries. Our Values are at the heart of everything we do and these guiding principles help Academy New Zealand be the first choice when studying in our offered subjects.

“The Academy New Zealand graduate has the knowledge, the real world skills and the professional and personal qualities to make a difference” - our Graduate Promise

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This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Pharmacy Technician Programme - Level 5

Campus Full time 54 weeks July 2017 New Zealand Auckland

The New Zealand Certificate in Pharmacy (Pharmacy Technician) - Level 5 is the NZQA approved qualification needed to become a Pharmacy Dispensary Technician. Our course teaches you all of the necessary technical skills and pharmaceutical knowledge to become a Pharmacy Technician and Academy New Zealand is one of the only schools in New Zealand offering this in-demand qualification... [+]

Your career in the pharmacy industry starts here The New Zealand Certificate in Pharmacy (Pharmacy Technician) - Level 5 is the NZQA approved qualification needed to become a Pharmacy Dispensary Technician. Our course teaches you all of the necessary technical skills and pharmaceutical knowledge to become a Pharmacy Technician and Academy New Zealand is one of the only schools in New Zealand offering this in-demand qualification. There are loads of jobs in New Zealand for qualified Pharmacy Technicians and we are proud to have 93% of our graduates working in the industry. Course Content - Processing prescriptions - Calculations - Handling pharmaceutical products - Legislation - Compounding - Advising clients - Medicines - Human Biology Students will undertake dispensary work experience with some of New Zealand’s leading pharmacies and we are committed to assisting graduates into pharmacy careers. Career Opportunities - Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy Retail Assistant - Pharmacy Retail Buyer - Pharmaceutical Representative - Manufacturing Pharmacy Technician Certificates - NZ Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Level 5 - NZ Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Level 4 - NZ Certificate in Pharmacy (Introduction to Pharmacy Practice) Level 3 Entry Criteria Applicants need to have one of the following: - Year 12-13 academic achievement OR complementary tertiary qualification OR demonstration of equivalent skills and knowledge - International applicants who do not have English as their first language require an English level of IELTS 6.0. - All applicants will be given a pre-entry assessment to assist with consideration of each application. - Applicants must be 18 years of age or older. International Student Fees - First year Tuition fee: $17,500 - Second year Tuition fee: $17,500 - Course related cost: $280.00 for first year Dates and details - Length: 54 weeks - Location: Wakefield St, Auckland CBD - Start date: 25 July 2016 - Visit our website for 2017 intake dates [-]

Contact
Location address
Academy New Zealand North Shore,
7 Argus Place,
Hillcrest

Auckland, 0627 NZ
Location address
Academy New Zealand Christchurch,
365 Madras Street

Christchurch, 8013 NZ