Pharmacy Assistant

Program Overview

Be career-ready in only 43 weeks - 1 Academic Year ! with Evergreen College’s Pharmacy Assistant program! Our comprehensive curriculum covers the many diverse topics that you’ll be required to study to work under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, including basic pharmacology,  drug and medical terminology and best practices. You’ll also learn everything you need to know about ethics and personal safety.

The Skills and Confidence You’ll Acquire

The Pharmacy Assistant program prepares you for a busy but rewarding career assisting licensed pharmacists in the operation of a pharmacy. You’ll acquire the necessary skills in filling orders, entering client information, preparing and processing paperwork, identifying the breakdowns for prescriptions as well as train on pharmacy computer systems. You’ll also learn to manage inventory and handle many of the other administrative duties that will be required in your new career.

The Career Opportunities You’ll Have

Successful graduates of our Pharmacy Assistant program are qualified for employment in a number of different related workplaces, including pharmacies, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and sales.

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Why Choose Evergreen College?

Enrol in our Pharmacy Assistant program, and you’ll quickly discover how Evergreen College sets you up for success.

  • Get hands-on training in our state-of-the-art labs and then put that training into practice during your work placement practicum. Get real experience you can put right on your resumé!
  • Train with the same accounting software programs that industries use, so you’re fully prepared to start a new job as soon as you graduate.
  • Flexible morning, evening and weekend classes allow you to create a schedule that suits your lifestyle and commitments. 
  • Financial assistance options will help make your dream a reality, including Second Career funding, instalment payment plans, bursaries, scholarships, loans, lines of credit and more. 
  • Our Career Services program and dedicated Job Placement Assistance team offer interview technique workshops, networking tips, employment leads and more, all designed to get you the job you’ve been studying for! 

Fill out our online form and let us show you how quickly and easily you can get the future you’ve always wanted!

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