Southern Regional College

Part Time NVQ Level 3 in Pharmacy Services and BTEC Certificate in Pharmacy Services

Southern Regional College
In Newry

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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Newry (Northern Ireland)
Duration 2 Years
Start Different dates available
  • NVQ
  • Newry (Northern Ireland)
  • Duration:
    2 Years
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

This course is suitable for These two programmes are delivered together to meet the requirements of achieving Pharmacy Technician status with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. They are suitable for full-time dispensary staff, who wish to progress to Pharmacy Technicians. The NVQ course covers a range of pharmacy related subjects including: Dispensing medicines and products. Controlling stock of.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Newry
East/West Buildings, Patrick Street, BT35 8DN, County Down, Northern Ireland
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Newry
East/West Buildings, Patrick Street, BT35 8DN, County Down, Northern Ireland
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To take into account

· Requirements

Level 2 or equivalent and must be working in a pharmacy

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What you'll learn on the course

Pharmacy Technician
Pharmacy Assistant
Dispensing
Pharmacology
Staff
Medication Handling
Part Time
Full Time

Course programme


NVQ LEVEL 3 IN PHARMACY SERVICES AND BTEC CERTIFICATE IN PHARMACY SERVICES

Who is this course for?

These two programmes are delivered together to meet the requirements of achieving Pharmacy Technician status with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. They are suitable for full-time dispensary staff, who wish to progress to Pharmacy Technicians.

The NVQ course covers a range of pharmacy related subjects including:-
  • Dispensing medicines and products
  • Controlling stock of pharmaceutical materials and equipment
  • Providing pharmaceutical information and advice
  • Assisting in the sale of over the counter medicines and providing information to customers on symptoms and products

For the NVQ a portfolio of evidence and direct observation in the work place forms the assessment process. A City and Guilds certificate will be issued on satisfactory completion.

The BTEC National Certificate consists of 12 units which will be assessed by completion of assignments.

These include:-
  • Pharmacy Law
  • MicroBiology for Pharmacy Technicians
  • IT and Automation for Pharmacy Technicians

How long is this course for?
10 hours per week over 2 years

Attendance Part-Time

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