Posts By: Jason Innes

Australia’s top pharmacy assistant named!

Natanya McLenaghan from Aspley Discount Drug Store in Queensland has been announced as the 2016 Pharmacy Guild of Australia/GuildSuper National Pharmacy Assistant of the Year. Natanya was chosen from over 580 nominations and awarded the title at the annual Pharmacy Assistant National Conference on the Gold Coast on Friday. “I’m feeling very honoured to be

Short Course Payments

From Monday 21 November payment of short course fees will be required during the enrolment process and course materials will be provided on receipt of payment. This change will initially apply to S2S3 courses. Course payments can be made via PayPal or Credit Card using PayPal’s secure online payment portal. A payment link will be

S2S3 Short Course – Duration change

Please note that the duration of the S2S3 (SIRCHCS201 Support the Supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines) short course has been revised. Students will have a 2 month period in which to complete the course. This change will take effect from Monday 21 November and will assist in supporting member pharmacies in meeting

Regional Training Offer

30% OFF CERTIFICATE COURSE FEES – LIMITED TIME ONLY The Pharmacy Guild of Australia (Victoria) is pleased to advise our regional members of the Returning employment-generating training to regional Victoria Initiative announced by the Victorian Department of Education and Training. The Guild has taken your concerns regarding costs of training staff, and the importance of

Benalla pharmacy assistant to represent VIC at PATY

Gabby Squires from Jenny Milner-Marsha Watson Pharmacy has been chosen to represent Victoria at the National Finals of the 2016 Pharmacy Guild of Australia/ GuildSuper Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award (PATY). Gabby will represent Victoria at the National Finals to be held at the Pharmacy Assistant National Conference on 28 October at the Gold

Frock up and dance the night away

Everyone loves dressing up ! Pull out your dancing shoes as it’s time for the Pharmacy Guild Charity Gala Ball. This year we’ve got Denise Scott – first-class comedian, presenter and speaker who is also recognised as an outstanding writer to MC our Gala Dinner. She will be joined by Paris by Night (to provide

Responses to PATY Nominations close 24 June

17 March: Nominations open 3 June: Third-party nominations close 24 June: Self-nominations and responses close 1 July: State Workshop successful nominees shortlisted 12 August: Queensland State Workshop 16 August: Northern Territory State Workshop 30 August: South Australia State Workshop 1 September: Western Australia State Workshop 13 September: Tasmania State Workshop 15 September: Victoria State Workshop

F.A.C.T.S/Healthcare Training under Voluntary Liquidation

We’ve been informed  by the Victorian Department of Education & Training  that Geelong based  F.A.C.T.S Pty Ltd trading as Healthcare Training Australia has been put under Voluntary Liquidation as of February 2016. All training delivery at F.A.C.T.S/Healthcare Training has now ceased and students enrolled to complete their Community Pharmacy qualifications will no longer be able