Pharmacy Technician | Stenberg College

Pharmacy Technician

It’s worth it

“Back in India if you’re 30 and starting over, you’re done,” Pankaj’s eyes welled up as he narrated his struggles after immigrating to Canada. For someone like Pankaj who has a Master’s in Science and had a well-paying job in the pharmaceutical industry, starting from scratch would be an uphill battle. But Pankaj was ready to take on any challenge….
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A leap of faith as a Pharmacy Technician

How Charlotte conquered her fear of hospitals and trained to become a Pharmacy Technician. Painter, gardener, camera operator, office worker, certified kayak guide, courier. Over the years, Charlotte Philp has worn many hats and the latest addition to her achievements is a white lab coat as she completes her journey to become a Regulated Pharmacy Technician. Working in health care…
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Overcoming Adversity: Charlene Pritchard

Single mom Charlene Pritchard shares how she bounced back from serious health issues to become a Pharmacy Technician. For several years after the birth of her son, Charlene Pritchard was a stay at home mom. While she recalls it being somewhat of a “conversation killer” with other adults, it was a job she adored. “It was very rewarding every day,” Charlene recalls. “I organized everybody’s lives and I…
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