TAFE NSW

Certificate II in Community Pharmacy

SIR20116TAFE NSW (RTO 90003)
Institution rating
4.5
Duration
From 3 monthsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Why study this course

This qualification reflects the role of pharmacy assistants who use a defined and limited range of customer service skills. With basic product knowledge, they recommend and supply a limited range of products to customers and often refer enquiries to other team members. They are involved in mainly routine front of pharmacy tasks such as point-of-sale service, stock maintenance and display.


Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
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Roles related to this course: Pharmacy Assistant, Dispensary Assistant, Chemist, Dispensary Technician, and 3 more.

Recognition

This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Armidale
  • Ballina
  • Bathurst
  • Cowra
  • Forbes
  • Grafton

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit TAFE NSW's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit TAFE NSW's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, TAFE NSW can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit TAFE NSW's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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What are students saying?

Certificate II in Community Pharmacy
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Published May 2018
Certificate II in Community PharmacyTAFE NSW
Graduation date2013
Study modeBlended
Student review
The course gave me a better understanding of pharmacy and has helped me greatly in the work force by giving me background knowledge and therefore giving me confidence to talk to customers
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
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Assistance to help you find a job
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Balance between theory and practical work
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Transparency of course fees
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Quality of teachers and academic support
5.0
Quality of online study portal
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Course content compared to what was expected
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Current and industry-relevant content
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Find out more about this course

Certificate II in Community PharmacySIR20116

You may wish to discuss the following with TAFE NSW:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
Course information on this page has not been endorsed by the education provider.

Certificate II in Community Pharmacy