3213-Pharmaceutical Technicians and Assistants
Pharmaceutical Technicians and Assistants
Pharmaceutical technicians and assistants perform a variety of tasks associated with dispensing medicinal products under the guidance of a pharmacist or other health professional.
Assisting clients by answering questions, locating items or referring them to a pharmacist for medication information
Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) :
911 - Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Administration
321301 - Pharmaceutical Technician
Description : Fills and labels patients' prescriptions under the supervision of a pharmacist. May record details of, place orders for, take stock of, and store medications and medical supplies and deliver them to patients.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Dispensary Technician, Pharmaceutical Assistant, Pharmacist Technician, Pharmacy Dispensing Technician, Pharmacy Technician
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Source Of Info:
Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa