Training staff must have the required education and experience to appropriately teach the program content. Examples of education and experience include, but are not limited to, certificates and/or degrees from postsecondary institutions; certifications from industry-recognized agencies, and practical work experience in, or in a field closely related to, the career fields the program prepares students to enter. MedCerts confirms each training staff member’s academic background and work experience to ensure they are qualified to teach in the program.
This program prepares students to take and pass the PTCE exam issued by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board and become Certified Pharmacy Technicians and work in a retail pharmacy environment. Program topics include human anatomy and medical terminology, pharmacy technician principles and practices and professionalism in allied health.
High school diploma or GED, computer with internet access, course registration and payment.
This program has open enrollment.