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Pharmacy Technician Certificate Pharmacy Technician
301 Frank Beinder Way
Castlegar, British Columbia, V1N 4L3, Canada
Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Certificate
Length 1 Year(s)
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning Available
- High school graduation or equivalent
- Grades of 60% or higher in Biology 12, English Studies 12, Chemistry 11, and Pre-Calculus 11 or Foundations of Math 12, or equivalent
- Criminal Record Check from the BC Ministry of Justice
- Current computer skills including knowledge/skill in navigating the internet, word processing, file management, and email
- WHMIS, Basic First Aid and CPR (C) completed prior to starting lab courses
Applicants are required to submit documentation of one of the following as evidence of English language proficiency:
- Graduation from a high school in Canada with three consecutive first language English courses /credits
- Language proficiency test results that meet the NAPRA Language Proficiency Requirements for Licensure as a Pharmacy Technician in Canada. NAPRA Language Proficiency Requirements for Licensure as a Pharmacy Technician in Canada
- An undergraduate degree from a university in Canada whose instruction was provided in English
Online plus in-person labs and practicum
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated September 19, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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