Diploma in Principles and Practice for Pharmacy Technicians

Advancing Skills for Quality Pharmaceutical Care

Social and Health Care


Course Duration - Varies (Typically 12-18 Months)


  • Welcome to the presentation on the Diploma in Principles and Practice for Pharmacy Technicians, a comprehensive program designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of pharmacy technicians in delivering quality pharmaceutical care.

Program Overview:

  • Duration: The Diploma in Principles and Practice for Pharmacy Technicians program duration may vary, but it typically takes 12-18 months to complete.

  • Focus: The program focuses on providing pharmacy technicians with a solid foundation in pharmaceutical sciences, medication management, pharmacy operations, patient counseling, and regulatory compliance.


Core Subjects: The program covers a wide range of core subjects, including pharmacology, pharmaceutical calculations, medication safety, compounding, inventory management, pharmacy law and ethics, and patient communication.
Practical Skills: Participants will develop practical skills in medication dispensing, prescription processing, drug utilization review, medication therapy management, and patient education.
Successful completion of the Diploma in Principles and Practice for Pharmacy Technicians program will result in a recognized diploma certification.
This certification validates your expertise in pharmacy practice, ensuring that you possess the knowledge and skills necessary to provide safe and effective pharmaceutical care.
Our program is delivered by experienced faculty members who are pharmacy professionals with extensive knowledge and experience in the field.
They will guide you through the program, share practical insights, and provide mentorship to help you succeed in your pharmacy technician career.
The program emphasizes hands-on training to ensure participants gain practical experience and develop competency in pharmacy operations.
You will have opportunities to practice dispensing medications, compounding preparations, utilizing pharmacy software, and engaging in patient counseling simulations.
The curriculum is designed to align with current industry standards and best practices.
You will learn about emerging trends, technological advancements, and the evolving role of pharmacy technicians in healthcare settings.
The Diploma in Principles and Practice for Pharmacy Technicians opens doors to a wide range of career opportunities in various healthcare settings.
Graduates can pursue roles as pharmacy technicians in hospitals, retail pharmacies, long-term care facilities, compounding pharmacies, and pharmaceutical companies.
The program encourages ongoing professional development and continuous learning.
You will be equipped with the skills to stay updated with advancements in the field and pursue further certifications or advanced education if desired.
The Diploma in Principles and Practice for Pharmacy Technicians offers a comprehensive and practical education for individuals seeking to advance their careers in pharmaceutical care.
Join us on this educational journey to enhance your knowledge, skills, and professional standing as a pharmacy technician.


Instructional mode: In presence
Level: MQF 4 
Duration: 12-18 months
Certification: Diploma


Passport / ID card
Copy of high school diploma or equivalent
IELTS 5.0 minimum score certificate or equivalent 
Statement of purpose
Declaration of value

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