CERTIFICATE IN DISPENSING ASSISTANT

This programme covers essential courses such as book keeping, preparation of health insurance claims form, stock control, retail skills, the classification of medicines, abuse and misuse of medicines, referral to the pharmacist and product knowledge. This course develops confidence at the counter and provides in-depth product knowledge and advanced communication skills in preparing a dispensing assistant for challenges. The individual’s knowledge is also broadened with the infusion of courses such as Health Psychology, Health Education and Client Care .

Duration

one (1) year

Entry Requirements

SSSCE/WASSCE with five {5} passes or equivalent (SSSCE: A-E WASSCE: A1-E8)

Mature applicants with working experience in pharmacy shop / Dispensing workers can apply