How to get started?

Your next opportunity to attend Pharmacy Technician Orientation for the daytime Pharmacy class will be on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 9:00 am.  Class will begin in January 2019. 

The night time Pharmacy Technician course will be not be starting again until August 2019.

 

Course Description:

Pharmacy Technicians prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist.  Duties include:  receiving prescription requests, verifying the accuracy of information, maintaining patient profiles, measuring, mixing, counting, labeling, recording dosages, preparing insurance forms, stocking and taking medication inventory.  This program consists of 310 hours of classroom/lab instruction and 150 hours of internship where students gain on-the-job experience in a pharmacy setting.  Upon successful completion of the course, students will have their state registration and be prepared for national certification.

 

Prerequisite:  

A passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test, a United States High School diploma or equivalent, certification with the American Heart Association Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider, and immunizations. 

 

Registration Costs: 

$550.00

 

Additional Fees:  (Other prerequisite costs may vary)

Item

Approximate Cost

Due Date

Live Scan fingerprints

$69.00

When requested

Pharmacy Technician application fee

$140.00

When requested

Notarized National Data Bank paperwork

$16.00

When requested

American Data Bank Immunization tracker, background check, and drug screen

$97.00

When requested

Book # 1

$103.95

First day of class

Book # 2

$103.95

First day of class

Book # 3

$103.95

First day of class

 

Schedule:

Start Date

End Date

Days of the week

Times

January 14, 2019

May 30, 2019

Monday - Thursday

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

Scrub Color:  Light blue

light blue

 

Instructors:

M. Archibald

 

Refund policy for this class:

Refunds for this class are permitted only until the 2nd class meeting.  A $25.00 administrative processing fee will be charged for withdrawal/refund of this class.

 

 
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