Certificate III in Community Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia

This qualification is part of the Retail Services Training Package. It reflects the role of skilled pharmacy assistants who use a range of well-developed service skills to identify and meet customer needs. They have sound knowledge of a broad range of pharmacy products and health care support services. Some pharmacy assistants may be involved in assisting with a limited range of dispensary activities.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


19 units: 11 core; 8 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide and promote services to pharmacy customers; Assist customers with prescriptions; Work effectively in a community pharmacy; Support the supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines; plus more. Elective: Recognise healthy body systems; Deliver medicines to customers outside the pharmacy; Assist customers with vitamins, minerals and supplements; plus more.

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Deakin No info No 1 year
Deakin No info 1 year
Established in 2009, Pharmaceutical Society of Australia is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 122206) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. Pharmaceutical Society of Australia offers 6 courses across 2 study fields. Pharmaceutical Society of Australia courses are offered in 1 location. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about Pharmaceutical Society of Australia you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia website directly at http://www.psa.org.au.

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