Career Choices

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

  • pharmacy assistant

For Students enrolled in the Online (S2/S3) Support the Supply of Pharmacy Medicines & Pharmacist Only Medicines SIRCIND002 unit please click below to access the online training portal.

To request access to the Online Training Portal, please email or submit an enquiry from the Home page.

Online Training Portal

Course Information

A person undertaking this role is required to work under the supervision of a Pharmacist.

All Pharmacy Assistants working within your pharmacy that handle customer enquiries or assist with the purchase of products that hold a schedule of S2 or S3 require formal training.

This is a mandatory training requirement to meet the Quality Care Pharmacy Program.

This program can be studied by Distance Learning, Classroom and Online.

Topics explored within this program include:

  • pharmacy medicines and pharmacist only medicines
  • your role as a pharmacy assistant
  • specific pharmacy protocols and particular situations
  • communicating effectively with your customers
  • quality processes within the pharmacy environment
  • knowing medicines
  • privacy and confidentiality
  • resources to help you ASK – ASSESS - ADVISE