Pharmacy Assistant

With Eastern College’s Pharmacy Assistant diploma program, you will gain skills and receive hands-on training in classrooms that simulate real pharmacy settings and equipment. This real-world environment, combined with exceptional instruction, will give you the experience and confidence you need to pursue opportunities in the field of healthcare. Contact us today for more information!

Program Duration
32 weeks, including a 6-week field placement

Career Opportunities

  • Retail Pharmacies
  • Pharmaceutical Distribution
  • Insurance Companies
  • Long Term Care Pharmacies
  • Compounding Pharmacies.

Key Courses

  • Pharmacy Compounding
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Terminology
  • Pharmacy Mathematics
  • Law & Ethics
  • Pharmacy Software
  • Retail Pharmacy Practice

Why Eastern College?


We have an established reputation as a leader in providing career-focused education that quickly prepare you for in-demand employment opportunities

Ongoing Enrolment

We offer ongoing enrolment and lifestyle-friendly course schedules that limit the disruption to your employment, family and other commitments

Upgraded Courses

Our upgraded courses reflect current trends and employer needs, so you graduate with relevant, applicable skills and knowledge

Job Placement Assistance

Our extensive career services include career fairs, job-search workshops, and one-on-one job placement assistance

Fill out our online form for more information on our Pharmacy Assistant program! Our admissions advisors will be happy to answer any questions you may have about our program, including start dates, financing options and more!

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