NEXT CLASS BEGINS AUGUST 18, 2014
In our Pharmacy Technician program, students learn to assist the pharmacist filling and labeling medications using the computer-based program QS-1, managing purchase and inventory, maintaining accurate medical records and patient profiles. In hospital pharmacy, students will learn medication distribution systems, unit dosing medications, aseptic technique, and sterile IV's under USP-797 guidelines. Throughout the program students will learn pharmacology, pharmacy kinetics, pharmaceutical calculations, and pharmacy law (Pharmacy Federal Law and Florida Pharmacy Law). The Pharmacy Technician program provides clinicial experience to the student, in both community and hospital pharmacies. Graduates are eligible to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) and become a registered and licensed by the Florida Board of Pharmacy.
Total Program Length: 1050 Hours
Monday AND Friday - ONLINE
Tues through Thurs - 8:00AM - 2:30PM
Industry Certifications Available:
Pharmacy Technician Certification
American Society of Health System Pharmacists
Graduates of the Pharmacy Technician program may articulate to a State of Florida University or Community College for an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) or an Associate in Science (AS) degree program.
Meghan Emerson, Counselor for Pharmacy Tech
Approximate Total Program Cost - Tui