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Duration

26 weeks

Tuition

$8,995

  Calgary

May 31-Nov 26

Commitment

Full-Time

Delivery

Hybrid

Credential

Diploma

Year Founded

1911

Scholarships

yes

From helping prepare prescribed medication, counting tablets, and preparing labels to handling customer inquiries in-person and over the phone, operating the cash register and stocking shelves, Pharmacy Assistants play an integral role in the efficient operation of a pharmacy.

What You’ll Learn

  • Gain theory, lab, and practicum experiences so you can transition easily into your new work setting.
  • Be introduced to Community and Institutional Pharmacy procedures so you can be prepared to work in a variety of pharmacy settings.
  • Learn the basic math calculations used by Pharmacy Assistants in retail and hospital pharmacies.
  • Be introduced to basic human anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology and medical terminology that will help you identify the major classes of drugs to treat different conditions.

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