Pharmacy Technician Certification
This newly expanded course prepares you for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam. The class offers a comprehensive study of topic areas necessary to thrive in a retail and/or institutional pharmacy setting. The course is divided into modules: prescription basics, pharmacy calculations, pharmacology, pharmacy law, compounding medications. Emphasis will be placed on the “Top 200” drugs. Hands-on exercises will simulate real life situations. Students will be provided a resume writing/interview skills workshop and fieldwork opportunities. The exam will be given at the end of the program. 114 hours plus 20 hour internship.
Prerequisites: Instructions will be emailed to you upon registration.
- 18 years of age or older
- Copy of high school diploma or GED
- Copy of clear criminal background check
Note: Textbooks required. 85% attendance required.
Documentation and required forms must be submitted by Jan 3.
Class and Lab: Tues & Thurs, Jan 23-May 10, 5:30-8:30 pm
Every other Sat, Feb 3 Feb 17, Mar 3, Mar 17, Apr 7 & Apr 21, 9 am-noon
Brookdale at Long Branch
Student status meeting: Tues, May 22, 5:30-7:30 pm
Exam: TBD (Lincroft)
Fee and Code: $1369, XMEDG 017 (includes exam fee)
No online registration available.