NOTE: Students who want to register for this class must have a 10th grade reading level to be eligible. An assessment and interview with the Career Education Coordinator may be required to determine eligibility.
Are you looking for an exciting career in the medical field? Do you have a desire to work with people in a professional health environment? A health career as a Pharmacy Technician may be the career path for you! The health industry has a high demand for Pharmacy Technicians. This comprehensive course will prepare you to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam.
- 50 classroom hours and 80 clinical hours
- Pharmacy medical terminology and calculations
- Reading and interpreting prescriptions
- Defining generic and brand name drugs
- Books and materials
Complete requirements for the externship will be provided during the mandatory information session on the first day of class.
Contact Career Education Coordinator Stephanie Kriebel for more information.