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Pharmacy Technician - Fridays only
with Deborah Mast, CPhT
Dates: Fridays 4-hours x6 weeks
Times: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Class Cost: $620 (includes textbook $70)
The Pharmacy Technician course is designed to prepare students to assist and support licensed pharmacists in providing health care and medications to patients. Students will obtain a broad knowledge of pharmacy practice, and Pharmacy Law skilled in the techniques required to order, stock, package, prepare and dispense medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
There will be a research project to complete during week 5 and 6 of the class duration.
You will be required to pass your Breath of Fresh Air final exam with an 80% in order to successfully complete this class.
Certificate will be provided upon successful completion of the course.
Student will be eligible to apply for the national (ExCPT/PTCB) examination.
Additional Requirements: Recommended that participants be a Medication Aide (32hr or 68hr)
Certification Years: License Renewal annually per Virginia Board of Pharmacy **Cost Not included...
National Certification requires online renewal every 2 years per PTCB or ExCPT **Cost Not included
Employment Opportunities: Retail, Long-Term Care, Hospital, Pharmacy Computer Software, Drug Wholesalers