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SIRSS00031 - Community Pharmacy Delivery (Release 1)


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1 1 (this release) 21/Oct/2020

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As set of skills for individuals to safely deliver dispensed medications and other products to the homes of community pharmacy customers.

Pathways Information

Achievement of the Units of Competency in this Skill Set may provide credit towards a range of Community Pharmacy qualifications in the SIR Retail Services Training Package.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this Skill Set at the time of publication. However, pharmacy assistants must comply with federal, state and territory law and Pharmacy Board of Australia Guidelines for supplying scheduled Pharmacy Medicines (S2) and Pharmacist Only Medicines (S3).

Skill Set Requirements

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Work with diverse people


Participate in workplace health and safety


Deliver medicines to customers outside the pharmacy


Use pharmacy practices for infection control

Target Group

This Skill Set is for individuals who are working as pharmacy or dispensary assistants in community pharmacy workplaces, who work under direct supervision of a Pharmacist.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These Units of Competency provide a set of skills for safely delivering dispensed medications to the homes of community pharmacy customers.

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