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Pharmacy Technician Program

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July 10 @ 6pm,
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Train to become a licensed pharmacy technician in as little as 5 months!  In this 260-hour program, you will learn what it takes to become a successful pharmacy technician.  Topics covered include:  pharmacology for technicians, pharmacy law & regulations, sterile and non-sterile compounding, quality assurance, & medication safety. Learn what it takes to assist the pharmacist in preparing and mixing prescriptions, maintaining patient records, purchasing and inventory management, billing and reimbursement, and more.  Program includes a 120-hour externship where you will receive hands-on training in a pharmacy under the direction of a pharmacist.    Upon successful completion of the Pharmacy Technician program, you will be eligible to apply for your California Pharmacy Technician License. **This program fulfills the education requirements of the California Board of Pharmacy (Business and Professions Code Section 4202) for pharmacy technician licensure.
**Textbook, lab coat/scrubs, license application fee are not included in tuition.  Textbook: Pharmacy Practice 6th Edition/Pharmacy Labs 3rd Edition/Pocket Drug Guide/Course Navigator.  Check for book updates prior to purchase.
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Class Details

20 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Rio Hondo College - Main Campus

Staff Staff 



Please read:  Free Online Information Session Call to Reserve a spot 562-463-4606



Registration Closes On
Friday, August 17, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/24/2018, 12/29/2018)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
8/18/2018 - 1/12/2019 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Whittier, Rio Hondo College - Main Campus  Map Staff Staff  ClassRoom