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Becoming a Pharmacy Assistant: Training, Careers & Life at Work

Aug 5, 2019 9:45:54 AM

Becoming a pharmacy assistant is the perfect choice for someone who wants an in-demand career in healthcare—without spending years earning a university degree.

Are you patient, a good communicator, eager to help others, and highly detail-focused? Are you interested in pharmacology, healthcare products, and the process of preparing prescription drugs?

This is the profile of a successful pharmacy assistant student.

In this post, we explain all the steps involved in becoming a pharmacy assistant in Ontario. We break down how to get your pharmacy assistant diploma, career options after college, and what to expect at work.

Top Pros & Cons of Becoming a Pharmacy Assistant

Jul 3, 2018 2:03:13 PM

What's the best thing about working as a pharmacy assistant? And what are some of the day-to-day challenges people face in this role?

And the big question: should you take pharmacy assistant training and invest in this career path?

In this post, we're breaking down the top pros and cons of becoming a pharmacy assistant, so you can get a clearer picture of whether this diploma program is right for you.