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 Aug 28.
Class and Lab: Tues & Thurs, Sept 12-Dec 21, 5:30-8:30 pm
Every other Sat, Sept 23, Oct 7, Oct 21, Nov 4, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 16, 9 am-1 pm
Student status meeting: Jan 11, 5:30-7:30 pm
Clinical requirements must be completed by Jan 31
Exam: Mon, Feb 2, 9 am (Lincroft)
Fee and Code: $1369, XMEDG 017 (includes exam fee)
No online registration available.