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Pharmacy Assistant

ABES (Alberta Business and Educational Services) - Calgary

ABES (Alberta Business and Educational Services) - Calgary

www.abes.ca
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#10, 221 - 18th Street SE
Calgary, Alberta, T2E 6J5, Canada

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  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 1 Year or Less 680 Hours (26 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
Pharmacy Assistant Admission Requirements Admissions Requirements Pharmacy Assistant Program (PA) Admissions Requirements Standard Admission: Student must meet the following criteria: 1. Alberta High School Diploma, verified by transcript with a 50% or better in grade 12 English, or non-Alberta equivalent. OR 2. (Alberta) High School Equivalency Diploma, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent. And ALL of the following criteria:  Physical ability to do the job  Successful interview with school administration  Successful result on a keyboarding test administered by the school (15 wpm or greater). Practicum Requirements:  Submission of a clear vulnerable sector check Mature Admission: Students must meet all of the following criteria:  Must be 18 of years of older  Must be out of high school for two or more years  Successful result on an aptitude test (Wonderlik SLE) administered by the school (equivalent to grade 12)  A minimum Canadian Language Benchmark level 7 or equivalent.  Physical ability to do the job  Successful interview with school administration  Submission of a clear vulnerable sector check  Successful result on a keyboarding test administered by the school (15 wpm or greater). Practicum Requirements:  Submission of a clear vulnerable sector check Approved English Language Proficiency Tests Tests benchmarked at a CLB 7 for all 4 language skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing). Official results must be submitted directly to ABES. 1. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic: 6 (no section score below 5.5); 2. Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet Based Testing (TOEFL iBT): 71; 3. Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program (CELPIP) General: 7 (with no section score below 6); and 4. Canadian Language Benchmarks/Milestones Test (7 in each strand, not an average of 7). 5. Duolingo Test min. score 95

Distance Delivery Options

Combined (onsite and online)


Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2022/08/01 to 2023/07/31*.

  • Total Tuition $12,999.00

* Tuition and fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated August 10, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
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