Are you interested in working in a pharmacy setting? Pharmacy Assistants work under the supervision of Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians and play an integral role in both retail and institutional pharmacies. Duties may include preparing drug compounds, preparing, packaging and labelling prescriptions, maintaining drug storage, assisting patients, reconciling third party insurance claims and much more!
Prepare for your new career in Pharmacy with our entry-level Pharmacy Assistant diploma program. In this program, you will:
Career opportunities for Pharmacy Assistants exist in retail, institutional and long-term care pharmacies all across Alberta.
At the end of your program, you will participate in a 4-week practicum in a pharmacy setting where you will gain valuable work experience before transitioning into your career.
As our population continues to grow and age, there is a strong demand for trained health care professionals who are able to provide pharmacy-related assistance. If you are interested in working within a pharmacy setting, you are invited to join us for a 1-hour Information Session where you will find out more about the Pharmacy Technician and Pharmacy Assistanct programs. The information session is free to attend; pre-register online or call 587.331.8233 to reserve your seat. [More Info]
or call (587) 794-4476