The Certificate III in Community Pharmacy consists of 11 core units and 8 electives. This course can be tailored to suit your learning requirements and career goals. Your Guild Trainer will work with you to develop a training plan to meet your needs and the needs of your pharmacy. Most Pharmacy Assistants complete the course in less than 24 months.
As the Certificate III in Community Pharmacy is a flexible course with rolling enrolments, you can start as soon as you are ready. There are no entry requirements to complete this qualification however you will need to be working in a Community Pharmacy for the duration of the course.
There are a number of options available when enrolling into SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy training including government funding under the Queensland Governments 2019 – 2020 Annual VET Investment Plan.
Certificate 3 Guarantee Program
Certificate 3 Guarantee training is funded by the Queensland Government and is an initiative of the Queensland Government and the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training. Please refer to the following Fact Sheets for further information, including the eligibility requirements regarding this State Government initiative and/or contact us.
Students eligible to participate in the training under the Certificate 3 Guarantee funding are required to pay a co-contribution fee.
Co-contribution - Non-Concessional
Co-contribution - Concessional
*The co-contribution fee may be paid by an employer or another third party
User Choice funding
SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy is an approved qualification available in Queensland under User Choice funding for eligible students. The program works in conjunction with the Commonwealth Australian Apprenticeships System. Fee contributions are generally required. You can refer to the Department of Small Business and Training website and/or contact us for further information regarding costs and eligibility.
Fee For Service
Students also have the option of paying for the full cost of the training for $2,800 for member pharmacy and $3,920 for non-member pharmacy.
Where a student is paying for the course fees, Guild Training will not collect more than $1500 in pre-paid fees.
Payment plans available for all tuition fees.
*Eligibility criteria applies. Price and saving per enrolment subject to change.
Guild Training is a Registered Training Organisation (0452)