Community Pharmacy

Certificate III

National Code: SIR30116

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SIR30116-01V01

Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy assisting others? Are you working in, or looking to work in a pharmacy? Our Certificate III in Community Pharmacy could be the perfect course for you. Through this course, you will develop the skills required to provide a high standard of customer service; effectively identifying and responding to customer needs. You will learn about assisting customers with prescriptions, cold relief products, skin and anti-fungal products, anti-inflammatory products, allergy relief products, using infection control practices, and a range of other fundamental skills that you we be able to apply as a pharmacy assistant role.

Studying this course through North Coast TAFE ensures you will be learning from professionals with vast industry experience and industry connections. If you are ready to pursue employment in a pharmacy or if you are ready to enhance your current skills, contact us now to secure your spot in this course.

Course study options

Offered on 3 campuses

Distance Learning  

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  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

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Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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