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Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy

Career Area:Retail & Logistics National Code:SIR40112
Certificate IV in Community PharmacyThis qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge and skills to provide leadership in the pharmacy team; working relatively autonomously under the broad supervision of the pharmacist. They may also coordinate and supervise others in the workplace. The role involves the use of a broad knowledge base incorporating some theoretical concepts and requires the identification, analysis and evaluation of information from a variety of sources.

The flexible structure of the qualification recognises the diversity of business models that characterise the community pharmacy industry. It supports multi skilling and leading or participating in work teams as appropriate to the size and structure of the business.

Entry Requirements

Preferred Pathway
The preferred pathway for candidates entering this qualifications is the:
* SIR30112 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy.

In the absence of this qualification, the following entry requirements apply.

The candidate 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 Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Career Pathways

Individuals with this qualification are able to perform roles, such as:
- maintaining store safety and security;
- coordinating sales and customer service;
- leading a team;
- supervising front-of-pharmacy staff;
- coordinating merchandise

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.

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!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
Various
Thanks for visiting! Hunter TAFE is taking registrations of interest for this course, which may be available as full-time, part-time or online in the near future.

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This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

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Days and times of attendance are advised at enrolment. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,560.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,410.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan needs to be finalised at enrolment.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Enquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! Hunter TAFE is taking registrations of interest for this course, which may be available as full-time, part-time or online in the near future.

Please click “Enquire Now” and we will be in contact shortly.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.
Proposed Timetable: Days and times of attendance are advised at enrolment.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,560.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,410.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan needs to be finalised at enrolment.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
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