Pharmacy Technician (integrated)
Assisting the pharmacist in chemists and hospital dispensaries.
This standard needs a training provider who is recognised by the associated approval body. Please check with the training provider for further details.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 24 months
- Current funding band
Up to £8,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer.
- What apprentices will learn
- basic pharmacological principles
- science of pharmacy
- order, supply and disposal of medicines
- working with healthcare professionals
- assemble prescribed items
apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment
- Professional registration
General Pharmaceutical Council: Pharmacy Technician. Metadata (not visible content but improves searchability)
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.