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Pharmacy Technician Program

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ClassGraphic 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.  

Homework, quizzes, and handouts are accessed online; access to internet, printer, and email are required.


Class Details

22 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Rio Hondo College - Main Campus

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Please read:  Free Online Information Session Jun 20 @ 10am Call to Reserve a spot 562-463-4606



Registration Closes On
Saturday, July 18, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
7/18/2020 - 12/12/2020 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Whittier, Rio Hondo College - Main Campus  Map Career Training Solutions  ClassRoom

Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90650