5841 - PHARMACY TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

NEXT START DATE:  SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 (PLACES AVAILABLE)
                                                                   

Schedule:  Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 3:20 pm
Location:  ACCESS Saint-Lambert on Cleghorn Street
Duration: 1,230 Hours / Total Credits: 82

Acquire the certified training required to pursue a rewarding career as a pharmacy technical assistant. Our dedicated teachers provide training in a modern pharmacy ward setting with the latest medical equipment.

Why enroll in this program?
  • The program is officially recognized by the Ministere de l'Education, du Loisir et du Sport.
  • The professional training you receive opens doors to many jobs in both the public and private sectors.
  • Financial aid is available for eligible candidates at www.afe.gouv.qc.ca/en/
Program Objectives:
  • Provide students with the technical and basic skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to perform technical tasks while prioritizing the needs of the patient.
  • Acquire the latest technological skills to maintain and update patient files.
  • Acquire the communication skills needed to guide customers effectively.
  • Teach students to sell and distribute medical and pharmaceutical products.
  • Train students to establish effective helping relationships.

 

Course Name

Hours

Credits

Analyze the occupation.

30

2

Perform pharmaceutical calculations.

75

5

Apply concepts related to non-parenteral drugs.

90

6

Observe the laws governing the exercise of the occupation and apply the rules of professional ethics.

30

2

Do pharmaceutical calculations.

60

4

Apply principles and techniques of hygiene and asepsis.

30

2

Use pharmaceutical applications software.

60

4

Make non-sterile preparations.

30

2

Perform tasks related to dispensing in community pharmacies.

120

8

Apply concepts related to parenteral drugs.

60

4

Communicate in the workplace and work in a team

30

2

Take occupational health and safety precautions.

15

1

Apply customer service and inventory management techniques.

90

6

Perform tasks related to dispensing in health care establishment pharmacies.

120

8

Make sterile preparations.

90

6

Plan a job search.

15

1

Perform occupational tasks in an extended care facility.

75

5

Perform occupational tasks in a community pharmacy.

105

7

Perform occupational tasks in a hospital.

105

7


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