SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy

The Australian Retail Pharmacy sector is highly competitive. This qualification develops abilities to perform routine pharmacy and retail duties as well as taking responsibility for more complex tasks including the coordination of merchandise, store security, assistance with the management of pharmacy only medicines and the provision of higher levels of customer service.

Study mode

Online / On Campus

Course duration

6 months

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This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Pharmacy Assistant$960 weekly pay
Pharmacy Sales Assistant$960 weekly pay
Pharmacy Technician$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Dispensary Technician$1,250 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy . The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

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Benefits of nationally recognised training

The SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy is a nationally recognised course delivered by Australian Retail College, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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About this provider

Established in 1988 as an Australian-based registered training organisation, First Impressions Resources has expanded into an international family of companies that offers a wide range of quality learning and development solutions in Australia and abroad. Whilst our capabilities have broadened, we continue to be a privately owned organisation led by a team of passionate and competent staff with retail expertise.

Operating since 1998
Legal name First Impressions Resources Pty Ltd
RTO code 0826