Pharmacy Technician Assistant

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Course Overview

Pharmacy technicians are some of the most important professionals in the field of healthcare. Working alongside pharmacists, they aid in preparing and dispensing medicines for prescriptions and providing information to patients and fellow healthcare professionals. Their most important job, however, is to prevent medication errors by maintaining accuracy in the inspection, preparation, and distribution of drugs.

With new drugs being developed and introduced in the market and different people requiring varied forms of medications, the expertise of pharmacy technicians is more important than ever. As such, if you are interested to take this career path, there is no better time to do so than today.

Learning Objectives

The profession of pharmacy technician involves a lot of responsibilities, and most of them concern the safety of patients. In this respect, it is important to understand the practice in-depth in order to build a successful career in the field. Getting into this course is one of the best ways to do that, as this course will enable you to:

  • Fully understand the role of the pharmacy technician in various practice settings.
  • Have a clear road map of how you can get into the practice.
  • Build your knowledge of pharmacy, and develop the confidence and skills to provide top level support to pharmacists and quality care to patients.

Highlights

  1. Access to expertly rendered content and learning materials at any time of the day.
  2. Detailed information about the Pharmacy Technician Assistant practice
  3. Self-regulated study time and pace.
  4. Test your knowledge and keep tabs of your progress by taking the assessment at the end of each module.
  5. Course ideal for learners of all levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced.
  6. Receive a certificate proving your completion of the course and the new skill you have acquired.

Syllabus

MODULE 1:
INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY PRACTICE

MODULE 2:
BRIEF HISTORY OF THE PHARMACY PRACTICE

MODULE 3:
LAW AND REGULATORY STANDARDS GOVERNING THE PHARMACY PRACTICE

MODULE 4:
THE LANGUAGE OF THE TRADE

MODULE 5:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

MODULE 6:
STOCKING AND MAINTAINING PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS

MODULE 7:
AN OVERVIEW OF DRUGS AND THEIR EFFECTS

MODULE 8:
LAWS ON PRESCRIPTION DISPENSING

MODULE 9:
GENERAL PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS

MODULE 10:
PHARMACEUTICAL DOSAGE FORMS, CONTAINERS AND STOCK BOTTLE LABELS

MODULE 11:
CLASSIFICATION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

MODULE 12:
DISPENSING CONTROLLED-SUBSTANCE PRESCRIPTION

MODULE 13:
GENERAL REGULATIONS FOR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

MODULE 14:
RECEIVING PRESCRIPTIONS AND INTERPRETING USAGE DIRECTIONS

MODULE 15:
PHARMACY CALCULATIONS

MODULE 16:
ENSURING MEDICATION SAFETY AND PREVENTING ERRORS

MODULE 17:
INTERACTING WITH PHARMACISTS AND PATIENTS

ONLINE LEARNING

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CLASSROOM LEARNING

£600 | $864
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