Pharmacy Technician Training Certificate

The Pharmacy Technician training program is a 60-hour comprehensive course to prepare students for an entry-level pharmacy technician position in a community, hospital, or long-term care setting. Topics include pharmacy-specific medical terminology, reading and interpreting prescriptions, and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Students will learn dosage calculations, I.V. flow rate, drug compounding, and dose conversion. Dispensing of prescription, inventory control, billing and reimbursement will also be discussed.

The course does not include the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam. Anyone convicted of a felony is not permitted to sit for the exam. The program is designed and instructed by the CT Pharmacists Association. Fluency in practical mathematics and algebra is necessary to perform pharmacy calculations. Offering the National Healthcare Association or NHA exam to students that successfully complete the program.

CRN 2016    CEU 6.0
Tuesday, & Thursday, March 6 - May 10
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Room N003    $925.00
Payment plans available

SUMMER 2018    CEU 6.0
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, June 18 - July 26
(No class the week of July 4)
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Room N003    $925.00
Payment plans available