•                   PharmTech


    Pharmacy Technicians help pharmacists provide medication and other health care products to patients.  This college-level program prepares students to work in a pharmacy/hospital setting through classroom study and hands-on learning.  Students will learn about pharmacy law and ethics, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmaceutical terminology and abbreviations, infection control procedures, pharmaceutical prescription preparation and dispensing procedures, pharmacy computer applications, insurance procedures, drug research, and patient/customer relations. Students in this program should have good memorization skills, be detail oriented, follow directions well, enjoy multi-tasking, work well under pressure and be good at problem solving. This program requires you to work with people and accept responsibility. For information about articulation, please click here.
    For information about high school credit options, please visit our academic course guide.
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    Pharmacy Technician  


  • Program Content

    • Pharmaceutical Abbreviations
    • Pharmaceutical Measurements
    • Prescription Processing
    • Prescription Preparation
    • Business Operations
    • Emergency Procedures
    • Ethical & Legal Considerations
    • Infection Control & Prevention
    • Terminology & Classifications
    • Medical Terminology
    • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Related Career Fields

    • Certified Pharmacy
    • Technician
    • Medical Lab Technician
    • Pharmacy Manager
    • Pharmacist
    • Health Records Professional
  • Certifications

    • National Pharmacy Technician