Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy (SIR40116)

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The SIR40116 Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy reflects the role of skilled senior pharmacy assistants who use sound knowledge of a broad range of pharmacy products and health care support services. Some senior pharmacy assistants may take a lead role in coordinating front of pharmacy business activities.
In the event there is no public program commencing, this qualification can be delivered via Distance Education with support from a Facilitator. Some classroom based or work placement commitments may be required.

Career Choices

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible career choices relevant to this qualification include:

  • dispensary assistant
  • pharmacy sales assistant

Course Information

Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who:

  • have achieved the Certificate III in Community Pharmacy
    OR
  • have relevant industry employment experience as a community pharmacy assistant in a job role that has involved the application of skills and knowledge described in core units of competency from SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy, and
  • have a statement of attainment in the unit SIRCIND002 Support the supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines

Qualification Requirements

The SIR40112 Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy comprises of fourteen (14) units made up of three (3) core units and eleven (11) elective units.

To access the Government Training Website visit: http://www.training.gov.au/

Core Units

BSBLDR403
Lead Team Effectiveness
HLTWHS003
Maintain Work Health and Safety
SIRCCPM001
Assist in Managing Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines

Time's Suggested Elective Units

BSBMGT405
Provide Personal Leadership
SIRCCPM003
Lead and Develop Pharmacy Teams
CHCDIV001
Work with Diverse People
BSBHRM405
Support the Recruitment, Selection and Induction of Staff
BSBMGT403
Implement Continuous Improvement
SIRXHRM002
Maintain Employee Relations
SIRCCPM004
Manage Pharmacy Sales and Service Delivery
BSBCUS401
Coordinate Implementation of Customer Service Strategies
SIRCDIS002
Deliver Medicines to Customers Outside the Pharmacy
SIRXRSK002
Maintain Store Security
SIRCINF001
Use Pharmacy Practices for Infection Control

More Information

For course program enquiries please call our Client Relationship Managers on (08) 8351 9888.

To access the Government Training Website visit: www.training.gov.au

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Time Education & Training

83-87 Henley Beach Road
Mile End South Australia 5031

Telephone 08 8351 9888
hello@time.net.au

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