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Level 2 Certificate in Pharmaceutical Science

Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Pharmacy Service Skills (QCF)

About the course

Candidates must complete 3 mandatory units and 4 optional units to achieve the full award. This course covers the study and validation of the prescription, law and ethics, the Drug Tariff, compliance and concordance and dispensing errors.

Entry requirements

There are no any formal entry requirements for the candidates looking to join this course. However, the candidates must be working under a registered pharmacist.

Duration
The duration for completion is 12 months.

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Pharmacy Service Skills (QCF)

About the course

Candidates must complete 14 mandatory units and 3 optional units to achieve the full award. This course helps to develop the role of pharmacy technician and deal with the queries related to pharmacy.

Entry requirements

Candidates must have GCSEs at grade C or above, including mathematics and English, however mature candidates with other qualifications/ experience will be considered at interview.

Duration
The duration of the completion is 12 months.

Level 3 Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science

About the course

Candidates must work in the UK pharmacy under the supervision of a registered Pharmacist up to 16 hours per week for two years.

This practical, work related course helps to develop the role of pharmacy technician.

Entry requirements

Candidates must have GCSEs at grade C or above, including mathematics and English, however mature candidates with other qualifications/ experience will be considered at interview.

Duration
The duration of the completion is 18months.