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Duration

54 weeks

Tuition

$1,871

 

Jan 10-Jan 19

Plus 1 other start dates

May 23 - May 31 2024

Commitment

Part-Time

Delivery

Online

Credential

Certificate

Year Founded

1967

Scholarships

no

George Brown’s Pharmacy Assistant Program is designed to help you develop the knowledge and skills you need to work in a variety of pharmacy settings (hospital, community, retail). Learn pharmacy fundamentals, the relevant laws, communication skills, prescriptions, math skills, business management and employment strategies. This pharmacy program reflects the current trends and practices in pharmacy assisting in Canada and uses an interprofessional, collaborative, client/customer-focused approach. Current research and best practices provide the foundation for learning.

Once you have completed all the requirements of this program, you can request to receive a certificate. Program graduates may wish to pursue bridging into a pharmacy technician program.

There are six core courses including:

  • Pharmacy Foundations and Law
  • Business for Pharmacy Assistants
  • Communication for Pharmacy Assistants
  • Math for Pharmacy Assistants
  • Pharmacy Prescriptions
  • Career-building Strategies for Pharmacy Assistants

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Student Reviews (9)

George Brown

Coaching Certification was Excellent, Online and In-person options at 3 campuses

Anonymous

Toronto • October 17, 2022

Graduated From

Business - Human Resources Program

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

na

Teacher was excellent and coaching modules were well organized. George Brown campus is in the heart of Toronto. Feels like a real college with many student services, restaurants and places to study. I did my course online but I am going to continue in...

Teacher was excellent and coaching modules were well organized. George Brown campus is in the heart of Toronto. Feels like a real college with many student services, restaurants and places to study. I did my course online but I am going to continue in-person as I miss the deeper interaction with professor and other learners.

George Brown

Practical training for ECEs

Jane Kim

April 12, 2022

Graduated From

Early Childhood Education Program (Accelerated)

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

This program is all hands-on all the time. The lessons and strategies I learned in the classroom helped prepare me for the exact challenges I faced in the classroom. Instructors were dedicated and empathetic. Best of all, there were more available fiel...

This program is all hands-on all the time. The lessons and strategies I learned in the classroom helped prepare me for the exact challenges I faced in the classroom. Instructors were dedicated and empathetic. Best of all, there were more available field placements than there were students. Early childhood educators can't go wrong at George Brown in my opinion.

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