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Pharmacy Technical Assistant

Program Overview

Pharmacy Technical Assistant (DEP 5841) Training Program in Montreal

Available in English and French. 
Pharmacy Technical Assistants work alongside pharmacists to provide customer service, medication and other health care products to clients. Duties can also include maintaining prescription records, maintaining inventory for medication and pharmaceutical products. Individuals in this role may also be responsible for supervising other pharmacy staff.
This program provides an overview of the theory, principles, and practices of the pharmacy technician. Areas of study include accurately and safely processing prescriptions, aseptic techniques, controlling inventory, keeping accurate and confidential records, third-party billing, acting within relevant legislation, and effectively communicating orally and in writing.

Program length: 13 months (25 hours/week) includes 6 week internship

Watch this short video for an overview of healthcare careers that you could begin with a diploma from Herzing College. Learn about typical professional responsibilities and discover which healthcare career suits you best!

Herzing College Montreal Pharmacy Technical Assistant

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