Course Description

Become a Pharmacy Assistant. The course provides an opportunity to interact with and learn from highly qualified and experienced professionals. The retail pharmacy is a vital health advisory centre in which graduates play an important role in.

The course assists you to enter a respected profession which continues to grow from strength to strength. Students will complete the following units:

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

1Medical Terminology
  • Medical Definitions, Prefixes & Glossary
  • Abbreviations & Acronyms
  • Using Medical Terminology
  • Human Systems & Anatomical Divisions
  • Pharmacology
2Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • The Nerves System
  • The Muscular System
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Digestive System
  • Blood and Blood Pressure
  • The Skeletal System
  • Cells & Tissue
  • Physiology of Pulmonary Ventilation
  • Vitamins & Minerals
  • Diet & Food Processing
4Risk Management
Developing and Managing Risk Prevention measures – Diet & Food Processing
5Common Illnesses
Medical information ranging from illnesses and conditions such as asthma and acne to erectile dysfunction and the common cold – Diet & Food Processing
6History of Pharmacy
  • Evolution & Future of Pharmacy
  • Origins of the Pharmacy Store
  • Patient Care Era
7Customer Service in a Retail Pharmacy
  • Interacting With Customers
  • Face-to-Face Customer Service
  • Telephone Customer Service
  • The Difficult / Angry Customer
8Sales in Retail Pharmacy
  • Communication and Conversational Selling
  • Knowing Your Product
  • How to Close a Sale

How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career as a Pharmacy Assistant
  • Learn the inside secrets of how to become a Pharmacy Assistant professional in months not years!
  • Study a pharmacy assistant course that was designed in conjunction with senior members of the profession
  • Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
  • Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
  • Have access to a tutor who works in the industry you are training for
  • Easy interest free payment plans from as low as €28 per week

Start reaping the benefits by enrolling today!

College Name International Career Institute
Course Category Business, Health Care, Healthcare, Sales & Retail
Course Type Distance Learning
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 3
Delivery mode Distance Learning
Course Fee €28 per week interest-free payment plan.
Course Duration flexible
Career Path The Bureau of Statistics projected the fast growth of employment opportunities for pharmacy assistants. Since more and more people today are realising the importance of physical well-being and are relying on prescription medicines, the need for pharmacy staff also increases. ICI’s pharmacy assistant course arms you with skills needed to perform various tasks assigned to pharmacy assistants. It also teaches you how to build your career in this industry. If you wish to be part of a fast-growing industry, then inquire about ICI’s pharmacy assistant course today!
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International Career Institute

01 526 2576
Kandoy House, 2 Fairview Strand, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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  1. Pharmacy Assistant
    Dulce Mar Giner 9th August 2018 at 6:51 am

    Hoping to study Pharmacy Assistant Course. I will update after the course is done .

    1. Gemma Creagh 13th August 2018 at 3:35 pm

      Hope you enjoy the course. It’s a great profession to get in to.

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