Support the supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines (SIRCIND002) – Online

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Course outline

As part of the QCPP requirements all staff who supply Pharmacy Medicines and assist the pharmacist to supply Pharmacist Only Medicines must receive training via a recognised and accredited course. The unit SIRCIND002 Support the supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines meets this QCPP requirement.

On successful completion, students will receive a Statement of Attainment for this accredited unit.

Who should do this course?

All non-pharmacist staff involved in the supply of Pharmacy Medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines. Pharmacy students who have completed their first year, are not required to complete this course.

What can you learn?

The role of a pharmacy assistant, including responsibilities and restrictions for handling over-the-counter medicines, the steps to identifying patient needs and providing advice, product recommendations, information and support under pharmacist supervision.

Course duration

As this is a single unit of study this course must be completed within 2 months.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. However students need to be employed in a community pharmacy.

Delivery method

This course is delivered via online learning and assessment modules and a verbal assessment with a Guild Trainer. A supervisor’s evidence report will also be required.

Course fees

  • Guild Members – $90
  • AFSPA Members – $120
  • Non-Guild Members – $150

Course materials are provided on payment of the course fees. A payment link will be provided during the enrolment process. Please refer to the pre-enrolment information guide for additional information.


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