Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy (12)


This qualification is part of the Retail Services Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge and skills to provide leadership in the pharmacy team, working relatively autonomously under the broad supervision of the pharmacist. They may also coordinate and supervise others in the workplace. The role involves the use of a broad knowledge base incorporating some theoretical concepts and requires the identification, analysis and evaluation of information from a variety of sources.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate III in Community Pharmacy; or relevant experience


14 units: 4 core; 10 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Respond effectively to difficult or challenging behaviour; Assist in managing pharmacy medicines and pharmacist only medicines; Maintain store safety; Lead and manage people. Elective streams: Front of pharmacy supervision; Health care support; Community pharmacy dispensary; Stock control; Client and customer service; Communication and teamwork; Dispensary; Finance; Health care support; Human resources; Infection control; Inventory; Merchandising; Management and leadership; Risk management and security; Training and education; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Certificate IV in Retail Management; Diploma of Retail Management

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hunter - Newcastle No info No

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