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Qualification: VOCATIONAL SCHOOL (EPAS) CERTIFICATE (PTYCHIO EPAS) - Specialty "Assistant Pharmacist"

VOCATIONAL SCHOOL (EPAS) CERTIFICATE (PTYCHIO EPAS) - Specialty "Assistant Pharmacist"

Qualification Information

The holder of an EPAS certificate of this specialty:
Knowledge:

1. Is familiar with preparing medicines and cosmetics.
2. Has knowledge of general pharmacology, pharmacognosy and prescribing.
3. Knows how to provide first aid.
Skills:
1. Explains and executes the prescription (electronic execution of prescriptions).
2. Serves customers and assists the pharmacist.
3. Completes the order, receives and arranges the medicines.
4. Makes entries in the cash registry lists, processes digitally the orders, etc.
Competences:
1. Is responsible for the proper operation of the pharmacy, with the simultaneous presence of the pharmacist.
2. Is responsible for observing the health and safety rules at the workplace.
3. Participates in quality and quantity check of raw materials and products using the relevant organology.

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Qualification's Type

VOCATIONAL SCHOOL (EPA.S.) CERTIFICATE (PTYCHIO EPA.S.)

Education Sector

Post Lower secondary education

Purpose

Basic

Duration

2 years

Source of further info: 

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NQF Level: 
4
Awarding body: 

Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs

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National occupation classification: 

ISCO 08

Relationship type: 

License to provide services, in accordance with the provisions of each specialty.

Expiry date: 

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Access requirements: 

Access to EPAS is given to graduates of 1st grade of General Upper Secondary School (Lykeio) or Vocational Upper Secondary School (EPAL).
The holders of Ptychio EPAS have access to:
- the 2nd grade of General Upper Secondary School (Lykeio) or
- the 2nd grade of Vocational Upper Secondary School (EPAL), in a non-related specialty to the obtained EPAS qualification.
- the 3rd grade of Vocational Upper Secondary School (EPAL), in a specialty related to the obtained EPAS qualification.

Ways to acquire: 

Formal education system