Pharmacy Technician Training Program
Class starting September 4, 2021--Class meets
Saturday and Sunday 130pm-530pm for 9 weeks
Call or email for more information on tuition assistance or class information.
Online registration can be completed by completing the Registration Application (PDF) and emailing to the above email and using the Buy Now Button.
Register at 922 John Marshall Highway Front Royal, Va.
Upon the successful completion of the Pharmacy Technician Training Program, the student will receive a Certificate of Completion from Empowering Health Education (EHE). Graduates are then eligible to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE). Upon successful completion of the exam the student is a Certified Pharmacy Technician(CPhT), certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).
Pharmacy Technicians work under the direction of a pharmacist. They may measure, mix, count, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders. Pharmacy Technicians may work in a retail pharmacy or a hospital pharmacy environment. The pharmacy technician’s position may also include administrative and bookkeeping tasks, inventory control, stocking shelves, and data entry. Pharmacy technicians are detail oriented. They often work in a fast-paced environment and need strong customer service skills.
Criteria for Admission:
Driver’s License or State ID
High School Graduate or equivalent
To achieve PTCB Certification, the student must satisfy the following:
Full disclosure of all criminal and State Board of Pharmacy registration or licensure actions
Compliance with all applicable PTCB Certification policies
Passing score on the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam® (PTCE®)
Approved Training Program by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy.