Sprott Shaw College - Chilliwack Campus

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Pharmacy Assistant

Sprott Shaw College - Chilliwack Campus

Faculty:Faculty of Health Sciences and Social Development
Field of Study:Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Length:33 Week(s)
Careers:Pharmacy Technicians


As a Pharmacy Technician you will discover employment doors open in various community pharmacies throughout Canada and overseas. In this program, you will learn to dispense, assist in bulk compounding functions, maintain inventory, enter sociological data and assist with customer service. The program includes courses in medical terminology, drug classifications and body systems. Your training will assist you in preparing for this exciting career.

Career opportunities include: clinical pharmacy technician, diabetic meter technician, health care consultant or retail pharmacy technician.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must have Grade 12/GED or mature student status. Successful completion of admissions interview and assessments is also required.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 13, 2019