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Pharmacy Assistant

Program Overview

Pharmacy Assistant Training in Ottawa

Pharmacy 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. In some cases individuals in this role may be responsible for compounding, packaging and labeling of pharmaceutical products.

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!

This program provides an overview of the theory, principles, and practices of the Pharmacy Assistant. Areas of study include healthcare ethics, aseptic techniques, controlling inventory, and providing medication and other health care products.

Certificates featured in the Pharmacy Assistant course: First Aid and CPR

Program length: 10 months, includes 4 week internship

Herzing College Ottawa Pharmacy Assistant

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