Introduction to Pharmacy Technician
INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field. Technicians work in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, community pharmacies and other health care settings, working under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. Course content include medical terminology specific to the pharmacy, reading/ interpreting prescriptions, and defining drugs by generic/ brand names. Students will learn dosage calculations, I.V. flow rates, drug compounding, dose conversions, dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control, billing and reimbursement. Basic math comprehension is recommended. Course will prepare student to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam (not included in course). Textbooks and materials are provided.
52.5 hours/5.2 CEUs
ATC (Room 119)
*Must be 18 years old.
*Please provide a copy of your High School diploma or GED, and a copy of your photo ID/Driver's license to our office at 3200 W. Cuthbert, Room 138. You may come by the office, send it in by mail, fax (432) 699-3015, or email: email@example.com. to our office at 3200 W. Cuthbert, Room 138. You may come by the office, send it in by mail, fax (432) 699-3015, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|HD02172Q||Feb 5 - Apr 9||6:00 pm - 9:30 pm|
||Advanced Technology Center Room 119|
|*No classes: February 14 March 12 - 16 (Spring Break) March 30 & April 2 (Easter Holiday)||52.5 Hours|