Permission to hold the professional title of Pharmaceutical-Technical Assistant / Assistant Grant

The activity as a pharmaceutical-technical assistant is regulated by precise regulations in Germany. This means that in order to be able to work as a pharmaceutical-technical assistant in Germany, you need a state permit. With this permission, you may use the professional title "pharmaceutical-technical assistant" or "pharmaceutical-technical assistant" and work in the profession. Permission to hold the professional title of pharmaceutical-technical assistant is required to carry out the said profession. You must apply for them. Permission is granted if you have not been guilty of conduct which gives rise to unreliability in the pursuit of the profession, are suitable for the exercise of the profession from a health point of view, have passed the state examination for pharmaceutical and technical assistants after a two-year course and a six-year practical training course, have the knowledge of the German language necessary for the pursuit of the profession.

official certificate of leadership in the original (not older than 3 months) Proof of health suitability for the exercise of the profession "pharmaceutical-technical assistant / pharmaceutical-technical assistant" (not older than 3 months)


Form: Application for permission to hold the professional title "pharmaceutical-technical assistant" Proof of health suitability for the exercise of the profession "pharmaceutical-technical assistant" (not older than 3 months) Online procedure possible: no Written form required: yes Personal appearance necessary: no

Preconditions
After a two-year course and a six-year practical training, the state examination for pharmaceutical and technical assistants They are suitable for health. (That means you can work mentally and physically as a pharmaceutical-technical assistant.) They are reliable for working as a pharmaceutical-technical assistant and have no criminal record. You have the necessary knowledge of German for the job. This is usually the level of B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Section 1 (1) Law on the Profession of Pharmaceutical-Technical Assistant (PharmTAG)

Contact State Office for Occupational Safety, Health and Consumer Protection (LAVG) for authorisations

You can apply for permission to take the professional title of pharmaceutical- technical assistant / assistant in writing with the form available: - Download and print the form online. - Fill in the form and add the necessary proofs. - Submit the application documents to the State Office for Occupational Safety, Consumer Protection and Health (LAVG). - By post you will receive the desired permission and transfer the fee provided for this purpose.