We are excited that our Pharmacy Technician Training Program has been approved by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board as a recognized educational or training program! This means that graduates from our program will gain a nationally credentialed Pharmacy Technician license after passing the certification exam.
Pharmacy Technician is a great career choice for individuals who love interacting with others, helping people, problem solving, and who enjoy attention to detail. Students entering our Pharmacy Technician Training Program will learn employability skills, customer service, and essential workplace skills that can be transferable to any workplace setting. Graduates from a can work as pharmacy clerks, pharmacy technician trainee, compounding technician to lead pharmacy technician.
Pharmacy Technicians work in support of the licensed Pharmacist on staff in the organization. There are multiple responsibilities involved in the role including serving customers, measuring medications, communicating with doctors’ offices and insurance providers, and processing payments for prescriptions. Medical field knowledge as well as administrative knowledge and the ability to serve customers are required for this role.
Now approved by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board as a recognized educational or training program our two-month Pharmacy Technician Training Program will prepare students to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician. Students in the program will learn the basics of pharmacy assistance, including pharmacology, medical terminology and abbreviations, anatomy and pathophysiology, as well as pharmacy calculations and measurements. Students will also learn about pharmacy law and ethics and healthcare systems.
Our comprehensive Pharmacy Technician Training Program will prepare our students for the pharmacy technician certification and have them career-ready to enter the field. Once students have received their licensure, we also work to place them in local pharmacies close to their homes. From A to Z, we will assist our Pharmacy Technician Training Program participants until they land their first job in a local pharmacy with a jump start in their pharmacy career!