This course prepares the student for the national certification test. National certification develops, maintains, promotes and administers a nationally accredited certification and recertification program for pharmacy technicians. It enables the most effective support of pharmacists to advance patient safety. Most pharmacy employers seek applicants with a certification, and many mandate it as a requirement. As a Pharmacy Technician, you may perform some or all of the following tasks:
Pharmacy Technicians are sought-after professionals in pharmacies located in hospitals, drug stores, doctors’ offices and grocery stores. With a certification, you will have the credentials you need to invest in your future and prepare for a rewarding career as a Pharmacy Technician.
|Total Number of Quarter Credit Hours||5|
|Total Number of Clock Hours||80|
|Total Number of Quarters / Weeks / Months||1 / 10 / 2.5|
|Credential Awarded||Certificate of Completion|