Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy Dispensary

Code:
SIR40216
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Meets the requirements of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)
Entry requirements
No minimum education
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About government-subsidised training

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About Tuition fee-free at TAFE

Courses marked 'Tuition fee-free at TAFE' are on the Victorian Government's Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative list. This means students who are eligible for government-subsidised training can enrol in one priority course for free at a TAFE Victoria provider in 2019.

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About pre-apprenticeship courses

This course is available to study as a pre-apprenticeship. A pre-apprenticeship is a great way to get a feel for the industry before committing to an apprenticeship.

Some pre-apprenticeships can help reduce the length of a formal apprenticeship. This only applies to selected courses approved by the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA). To find out if this applies to your pre-apprenticeship contact your training provider.

For more information about pre-apprenticeships, see our Pre-Apprenticeships page.

About recognition

The courses shown on the Victorian Skills Gateway website are regulated qualifications under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), or short training programs made up of units of competency from regulated qualifications.

Units
Unit code
Unit title
Unit type
HLTWHS001
Participate in workplace health and safety
Core
SIRCCCS002
Provide and promote services to pharmacy customers
Core
SIRCDIS001
Assist customers with prescriptions
Core
SIRCDIS003
Assist in dispensing prescriptions
Core
SIRCDIS006
Maintain dispensary stock
Core
SIRCDIS007
Administer dispensary computer systems and claims
Core
SIRCIND001
Work effectively in a community pharmacy
Core
SIRCIND002
Support the supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines
Core
SIRCINF001
Use pharmacy practices for infection control
Core
BSBMGT403
Implement continuous improvement
Elective
BSBMGT405
Provide personal leadership
Elective
HLTAAP001
Recognise healthy body systems
Elective
SIRCCPM001
Assist in managing Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines
Elective
SIRCCPM002
Coordinate a pharmacy quality system
Elective
SIRCCPM003
Lead and develop pharmacy teams
Elective
SIRCCPM004
Manage pharmacy sales and service delivery
Elective
SIRCCPM005
Manage pharmacy premises, equipment and merchandise
Elective
SIRCCPM006
Develop a pharmacy product and service range
Elective
SIRCDIS002
Deliver medicines to customers outside the pharmacy
Elective
SIRCDIS004
Assist in preparing dose administration aids
Elective
SIRCDIS005
Assist in preparing extemporaneous prescriptions
Elective
SIRCDIS008
Coordinate service to residential care facilities
Elective
SIRCHCS001
Support the management of obstructive sleep apnoea
Elective
SIRCHCS002
Supply and hire home health care aids and equipment
Elective
SIRCHCS003
Test blood pressure and advise on self-monitoring
Elective
SIRCHCS004
Test blood glucose and advise on equipment and services for diabetes management
Elective
SIRCPPA005
Assist customers with cough and cold relief products
Elective
SIRCPPA008
Assist customers with products for gastro-intestinal conditions
Elective
SIRCPPA009
Assist customers with allergy relief products
Elective
SIRCPPA010
Assist customers with analgesic and anti-inflammatory products
Elective
SIRCPPA012
Assist customers with asthma-care aids and equipment
Elective
SIRCPPA015
Assist customers with wound care products
Elective
SIRRINV001
Receive and handle retail stock
Elective
SIRXMGT001
Supervise and support frontline team members
Elective
SIRXSLS002
Follow point-of-sale procedures
Elective
About the fee range
The fee ranges shown are indicative only.

The full fee range does not factor in any government subsidies.

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The ranges are based on:

  • Estimated tuition fees for the whole of the course with a Victorian Government subsidy 
  • Rates for local students only (not for international)  
  • Available data from the Australian Course Information Register

The fee ranges shown do not factor in concessions or scholarships. They also exclude other fees set by the training provider such as materials, services, and amenities.

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