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Community Pharmacy Certificate IV

Community Pharmacy Certificate IV

Career Area:Retail & Logistics Course No:11479 National Code:SIR40112 Training Package:SIR07 - RETAIL SERVICES
Course Details
Hunter TAFE
Hunter TAFE offers this Community Pharmacy course for those who apply knowledge and skills to provide leadership in a pharmacy team.
 
You will work relatively autonomously under the broad supervision of a pharmacist, and may also coordinate and supervise others in the workplace, to provide products and services to a customer.
 
On completion of this course, you may choose to seek employment as a supervisor in a pharmacy or chemist outlet, responsible for maintaining store safety and security, coordinating sales and customer service, leading a team, coordinating merchandise and pharmacy presentation, providing product advice and health support, assisting a pharmacist and controlling stock.

Campuses, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle

Campus information contact details and map can be found here.

Course Availability

Semester Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Information Session Fees & Charges Important Information
Semester 1
2015
Flexible

Enquire Now Click to see fee information for 2015 courses.

Smart and Skilled Fees

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. Please send us a message or call us on 131 225 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. We can also discuss payment options with you. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may still be able to enrol and pay the non-subsidised fee.

Click here to read more about Smart and Skilled.
Other Information

Hunter TAFE is currently taking enquiries for this course in 2015. To register your interest please click "Enquire Now". A Hunter TAFE representative will contact you when further course and fee information is available. Important Note: All 2015 offerings for this course are proposed and will be confirmed late November 2014.

Delivery Information

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Newcastle campus
Semester: Semester 1, 2015
Study Options: Flexible, ,
How to Enrol: Enquire Now
Proposed Timetable:
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Click to see fee information for 2015 courses.

Smart and Skilled Fees

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. Please send us a message or call us on 131 225 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. We can also discuss payment options with you. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may still be able to enrol and pay the non-subsidised fee.

Click here to read more about Smart and Skilled.
Important Information: Other Information

Hunter TAFE is currently taking enquiries for this course in 2015. To register your interest please click "Enquire Now". A Hunter TAFE representative will contact you when further course and fee information is available. Important Note: All 2015 offerings for this course are proposed and will be confirmed late November 2014.

Delivery Information

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

How to Enrol

To register for this course, you need to complete an online registration. Click on the Campus you are interested in to find out more information and to register.

Entry Requirements

​The preferred pathway for candidates entering this qualifications is SIR30112 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy. In the absence of this qualification, applicants must demonstrate employment experience in a community pharmacy setting, demonstrating the following skills:

  • communicating with customers to identify needs
  • accepting and delivering prescriptions to and from customers
  • applying current specialised product knowledge to recommend and supply pharmacy products and services to customers
  • operating within the legislative framework, regulation and protocols that apply to community pharmacy
  • recognising and acting on situations or requests that require referral to a pharmacist
  • creating and maintaining displays
  • merchandising products and performing stock control.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Skills Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Career Pathways

For further information please refer to the Careers Advice area of the Hunter TAFE website. 

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.

Contact Us

You can request further information on this course or speak to a Customer Service Officer by calling
131 225 (within Australia) or
+612 4923 7425 (International).
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