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 21.
Class and Lab: Tues & Thurs, Sept 4- Dec 18, 5:30-8:30 pm; Every other Sat, Sept 8, Sept 22, Oct 6, Oct 20, Nov 3, Nov 17, Dec 1 & Dec 15, 9 am-noon (no class Nov 22) • Brookdale at Long Branch
Student status meeting: Jan 10, 2019, 5:30-7:30 pm
Clinical requirements must be completed by Jan 31
Exam: TBD (Lincroft)
Fee and Code: $1399, XMEDG 017 (Includes exam fee)
No online registration available.