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Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy

Product Code:SIR40112-01V01 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
05-02-2015 Flexible
20hrs/Week for 18 weeks
Currently there are no offerings for this course, please check again later. Alternatively you can enquire about this course by making an enquiry.

15NEW-287

Classes for this qualification will be on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,560.00

Total: $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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16-07-2015 Flexible
20hrs/Week for 18 weeks
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students need to attend an information/enrolment session on:

Date: 23/06/2015 or 24/6/2015

Time: Anytime between 10.00 am-7.00 pm

Location: Newcastle Campus, Block S, Level 2 (S.2)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling including Apprenticeship Documents and any evidence of previous training related to industry area.

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

15NEW-288

Days of attendance wil be advised at the information session. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,560.00

Total: $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.
Other Information

Students must attend compulsory induction session on Thursday 16/07/2015 at 9.00 am in Block S, Level 2

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Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 05-02-2015,
Study Options: Flexible, 20hrs/Week, 18W weeks
How to Enrol: Currently there are no offerings for this course, please check again later. Alternatively you can enquire about this course by making an enquiry.
Proposed Timetable: Classes for this qualification will be on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,560.00

Total: $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.
Important Information:
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 16-07-2015,
Study Options: Flexible, 20hrs/Week, 18W weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students need to attend an information/enrolment session on:

Date: 23/06/2015 or 24/6/2015

Time: Anytime between 10.00 am-7.00 pm

Location: Newcastle Campus, Block S, Level 2 (S.2)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling including Apprenticeship Documents and any evidence of previous training related to industry area.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: Days of attendance wil be advised at the information session.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,560.00

Total: $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.
Important Information: Other Information

Students must attend compulsory induction session on Thursday 16/07/2015 at 9.00 am in Block S, Level 2