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Pharmacy Assistant Supported Home Study Course SummaryReach Your Potential as a Pharmacy Assistant Achieve a well-respected career in healthcare with stability and good earning potential. The one word that sums up the work of the Pharmacy Assistant is ?satisfying'. After all, you will be helping people in a way that really matters to them in this vital area of healthcare. Communication with physicians will be at the very heart of what you do. You'll need to understand basic anatomy and physiology, master product information and understand clinical literature. This can be quite a challenge in the ever-developing world of medical products and medication. The DCA Pharmacy Assistant Course is designed to help you meet that challenge. You'll be introduced to a wide range of topics to help you in your chosen career including prescription drugs, health care products and administering medications. In fact you will gain a broad understanding of the pharmacist's work, putting you in a perfect position to make the most of a career in pharmacy. Once trained in this important field you will find there are numerous job possibilities open to you. Set your sights on our Pharmacy Assistant Diploma today and you'll find the benefits will go far beyond stability and financial reward. Get started today, and you can earn your Pharmacy Assistant diploma in as little as six months, or take up to two years, if you prefer - the choice is yours. Pharmacy Assistant Course Outline Open learning improves career prospects and earnings Study at home learning to become a Pharmacy Assistant. If you want a career as a Pharmacy Assistant, our tutor supported open distance learning Pharmacy Assistant course provides the necessary knowledge, skills and qualification without disrupting your current lifestyle. The DCA Home Learning Pharmacy Assistant course provides training in the core skills needed to embark on a rewarding career as a Pharmacy Assistant. The DCA supported self-study Pharmacy Assistant course is specially designed, allowing you to learn the skills of Pharmacy Assistance through flexible and cost-effective home study at your own time and pace. With the DCA Home Learning Pharmacy Assistant course, online study resources and a personal tutor are available to guide you throughout the course, and your Student Advisor is a Freephone call away. What's more, because the distance learning Pharmacy Assistant course is so comprehensive, no prior knowledge or skills are required. The DCA Pharmacy Assistant course provides an entry level diploma as proof our your competence and skills. If you'd like to earn more money and enjoy working as a Pharmacy Assistant, the DCA home study course is the ideal distance learning training course for you. Medical terminology for Health Professionals ? Basic word structure ? Medical terminology relating to each of the body systems Fundamentals of anatomy and Physiology ? Cell structure ? Cell metabolism ? Tissues ? The integumentary system ? The skeletal system ? The articular system ? The nervous system ? The cardiovascular system ? Nutrition and the digestive system ? The reproductive systems Introduction to Pharmacology ? Mathematics of drug dosage ? Principles of pharmacology ? Drug classification ? Special situations in pharmacology ? Substance abuse ? Drug therpy for older adults ? Herbal therapies and drugherb interactions Working in a pharmacy ? Standard operating procedures ? Health and Safety ? Patient confidentiality ? Regulations, law and ethics ? Product selection - over the counter prescriptions Pharmacy Assistant Career Opportunities If you are looking to move into a career working in a pharmacy then the Pharmacy Assistant course will provide you with the background and knowledge to introduce you to this fascinating field of work. Career opportunities for pharmacy assistants can be found in high street chemists and hospital pharmacies helping out the pharmacist and assisting customers in the retail environment

Pharmacy Assistant Supported Home Study Course SummaryReach Your Potential as a Pharmacy Assistant Achieve a well-respected career in healthcare with stability and good earning potential. The one word that sums up the work of the Pharmacy Assistant is ?satisfying'. After all, you will be helping people in a way that really matters to them in this vital area of healthcare. Communication with...

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