Pharmacists play a vital role in improving patient care through the medicine and the information they provide. Get started in this well-respected field with our Level 2 Apprenticeship.
Pharmacy Assistants and Technicians have a lot of contact with the public, so great communication skills are essential for an applicant.
- Three GCSEs Grade D/3 or above including GCSE Maths.
What will I study?
You will learn to dispense medicines, provide advice and control stocks of pharmaceutical materials under the supervision of a registered Pharmacist.
Assist with the provision of a pharmacy service to meet individuals' needs
Ensure you own actions reduce risks to Health & Safety
Contribute to the effectiveness of teams
Communicate with pharmacy customers
Law, Regulation and Health & Safety in Pharmacy
Working in the pharmacy team
Why study at USP College?
As well as gaining knowledge from experienced teachers and assessors, you will also take part in trips to Guys and St Thomas' Hospital in London to gain awareness of the different roles in Pharmacy in both a Hospital and Community setting.
What could I do next?
You could progress to an advanced level Apprenticeship or full-time employment in the industry. Potential roles could include being a Pharmacy Assistant or Dispensing Assistant.