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SIR30116 - Certificate III in Community Pharmacy

About the Program

The SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy provides the competencies required by skilled pharmacy assistants who use a sound knowledge of a broad range of pharmacy products and health care support services. Individuals in this role may also assist with a limited range of dispensary activities and providing technical advice and support to team members. The SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy is designed to build and develop the skills and knowledge and improve overall workplace efficiency.


Employment Opportunities

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: 
•    Pharmacy Sales Assistant 
•    Pharmacy Assistant


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements listed in the training package for this qualification. It is preferred that the students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent. Students are required to; be at least 16 years of age (students under 18 years of age will need a parent or guardian to approve their enrolment)

Training delivery

This course can be conducted online, blended, work-based or in the classroom. Training is delivered through our Registered Training Organisation: Alpine Training Pty Ltd RTO ID 41511.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a: Nationally recognised Certificate & Transcript or Statement of Attainment (if found competent in at least 1 Unit of Competency).

Course Structure

The SIR30116 Certificate III in Community Pharmacy requires you to complete 19 units of competencies: 11 core units and 8 elective units.

The units of competence shown below have been selected by Alpine Training based on the course purpose.


For course fees details please contact our Administration Office 
Phone: 07 3554 1093



24 Months


Delivery Mode

Online, Distance/correspondence, Work based

College Student


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