Do you like helping people with their health?
Do you find health sciences and medicine interesting?
Do you want to be a part of a career that is constantly evolving and changing?
Imagine working in a career where there is no dull moments. You arrive at your shift at the pharmacy a few minutes ahead of time to get settled in. You find out how the day has been going when talking to the pharmacist. It has been busy so far you have been told. Several prescriptions you worked on the day before have gone out already, new prescriptions have come in from the morning ready to be filled. Inventory needs to be done throughout the day as a new order is going to be placed the next morning.
You love the excitement and business that is apart of this career. You put on your lab jacket and are ready for work. Customers come in and out of the pharmacy all day. You answer questions from the customers, help the licensed Pharmacy Technicians and Pharmacists work on orders and work on filling prescriptions.
Does this sound like the kind of career you have been wanting?
If so, then start a career as a Pharmacy Assistant.
You’ll gain hands-on practical experience throughout the Pharmacy Assistant program. Your instructors are experts in their field who actively work in their profession. They bring in real life examples of how to apply the theory you are learning in each class.
Throughout the Pharmacy Assistant program, you will learn:
At the end of your program, you will complete an eight week internship allowing you to apply what you’ve learned. Your internship gives you a step above your competition with the real-world experience you gained. And from time to time, your internship can lead to employment.
Your goal of going to school is to prepare for a career that you love and can enjoy for years to come. The hardest part of graduating is finding your first position in your new career. The Canadian College of Health, Science and Technology is there for you to get you going in the right direction. The college has a dedicated Career Services department which offers:
The college acts as a hub connecting you to a variety of employment resources in Windsor to help move you from student to professional.