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Course Number: SIR40216-01V01
Are you a responsible person? Can you see yourself working in a pharmacy? Our Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy Dispensary could be the ideal course for you. This course is your path toward a career as a dispensary technician or dispensary assistant in a community pharmacy. People in these roles are responsible for the dispensary of pharmacy medications under the supervision of pharmacists; this course will equip you with the skills to effectively fulfil these duties.You will develop skills in assisting customers with prescriptions, maintaining dispensary stock, administering dispensary computer systems, using pharmacy practices for infection control, as well as valuable skills in a range of other areas. Studying the Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy through North Coast TAFE ensures you will be learning from professionals with vast industry experience. If you're ready to take the first step toward a career in pharmacy dispensary, contact us now to secure your spot in this course.
Offered on 2 campuses
On the job/in the Community
There are no entry requirements for this qualification
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Community pharmacy technician
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
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