Be A Retail Pharmacy Assistant

Are you…

  • Interested in working in the pharmaceutical industry?
  • Interested in helping people?
  • Interested in a career filled with opportunities?

If  so, then it’s time to take action. In as little as 6 months, you will  be on the path towards the right career. With our excellent Pharmacy  Assistant employment rate, starting your new career couldn’t come with  less risk.

Brantford employers, such as pharmacies, continually hire Westervelt Pharmacy Assistant graduates.

Westervelt  College’s Pharmacy Assistant program provides you the skills Brantford,  Ontario employers need. Simply fill out the form to take your first step on this new path!

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Be Career Ready In 6 Months!

Be a vital member of a pharmacy!  From helping to prepare prescribed medication to answering the phone, inventory management, and operating cash registers, Retail Pharmacy Assistants play an essential role in the operation of a community pharmacy.

The Retail Pharmacy Assistant diploma program will provide you with an interactive learning experience on key topics such as compounding and dispensing prescriptions. You will be prepared for all aspects of the job.

At the end of your program, you will participate in a 6-week Community Practicum where you will have the opportunity to perform the duties learned in class and in the lab in a real-world community retail pharmacy setting. The practicum placement will be arranged through the college.

Uniforms are included in the fees. Financial assistance is available to students who qualify.  For assistance, please contact our Admissions team for more information.

Southwestern Ontario Employers Who Hire Westervelt Graduates


After receiving my training at Westervelt, I turned my focus to my career search. Within two weeks of graduating I received numerous calls from employers in London. At one point, there were two companies competing with job offers for me!

Melissa W.