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HLT37121 Certificate III in Hospital or Health Services Pharmacy Support

HLT37121 Certificate III in Hospital or Health Services Pharmacy Support

National ID HLT37121 State ID BID4

Gain the skills you need to become an pharmacy technician

Take the first step by completing HLT37121 Certificate III in Hospital or Health Services Pharmacy Support at North Metropolitan TAFE.

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CampusesMount Lawley.

When Semester 1, 2024. Semester 2, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Discover the incredible world of pharmacy support and make a real difference in patients' lives

Work alongside pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, to provide support to the patient and health services team or take the first step to gain the skills you need to become a pharmacy technician by completing Certificate III in Hospital or Health Services Pharmacy Support at North Metropolitan TAFE.

On successful completion of this course you'll be able to ensure medications are managed seamlessly, from order to administration. Your attention to detail in reading prescriptions, accurately recording information, and labeling medications will contribute to safer medication dispensing.

You will empower patients by providing clear and comprehensive information about their medications and help them understand the "why" behind their prescriptions, fostering better adherence and healthier outcomes. Your support will ensure medications are readily available and patients receive the assistance they need, contributing to creating a collaborative healthcare environment.

With this qualification, you'll be ready to step into a fulfilling role at the heart of health care.

  • Manage medications
  • Accurate record-keeping
  • Labeling expertise
  • Become a champion of patient safety
  • Provide clear and comprehensive information about medications
  • Medication storage procedures
  • Diligent administration

I have the following attributes:

  • Attention to detail
  • Mathematical proficiency
  • Commitment to ethics
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Able to work carefully, accurately and methodically
  • Able to work collegially with a wide variety of professionals in health care settings

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 1, 2024

Details

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $2,326.60
(Tuition fee* $2,171.60 + Resource fee $155.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $809.15
(Tuition fee* $654.15 + Resource fee $155.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

Units

National ID Unit title
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment
BSBPEF301 Organise personal work priorities
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTPHA010 Maintain pharmaceutical imprest stock
HLTPHA011 Pack pharmaceutical products
HLTPHA012 Dispense prescriptions and medication orders
HLTPHA013 Order, maintain and distribute pharmaceutical stock
HLTPHA015 Provide assistance in dispensary administration
HLTPHA021 Apply knowledge of medications used to assist patients in using medications effectively
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

Semester 2, 2024

Details

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 2, 2024
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $2,326.60
(Tuition fee* $2,171.60 + Resource fee $155.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $809.15
(Tuition fee* $654.15 + Resource fee $155.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

Units

National ID Unit title
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment
BSBPEF301 Organise personal work priorities
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTPHA010 Maintain pharmaceutical imprest stock
HLTPHA011 Pack pharmaceutical products
HLTPHA012 Dispense prescriptions and medication orders
HLTPHA013 Order, maintain and distribute pharmaceutical stock
HLTPHA015 Provide assistance in dispensary administration
HLTPHA021 Apply knowledge of medications used to assist patients in using medications effectively
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

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