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Pharmacy Assistant

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Program Highlights

Train to assist pharmacists by preparing drugs, managing inventory and helping with customers through this program that combines theory and hands-on instruction. Pharmacy assistants can find work in hospitals, long-term care facilities and retail pharmacies. There is a work experience component in a pharmacy setting, which will be scheduled to occur during the summer following the Grade 12 year. This is a 160-hour unpaid practicum during July and
August.

Successful graduates of the program will earn:

  • Earn a SAIT certificate
  • Earn 26 CTS Credits

Prerequisites

  • HCS3000
  • Math 10C
  • ELA 10-1
  • Be on track to complete:
    • Biology 30 (min. 60%)
    • Math 30-1 or 30-2 (min. 60%)
    • ELA 30-1 or 30-2 (min. 60%)

Class times:

  • 1:00 - 4:00 pm Monday – Thursday
  • Sept. 10, 2018 - June 6, 2019 (full year)

Cost:

  • Tuition covered through Palliser ($4,450 value)

Application for 

I loved every day, minute and second in school and in Canada. I hope to have a new opportunity here in Canada in my future. My host family was amazing to me I will never forget what they did for me.   

Emanuela Carvalho, 10

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