Certification/State LicensurePharmacy Technician-1050 Hour Adult Program / 7-Credit Dual-Enrollment High School Program
This program is designed to prepare you for employment as pharmacy technicians in institutional or retail settings. This challenging curriculum includes the metric system, medical terminology, medicinal drugs, pharmaceutical compounding, sterile techniques, maintenance of inventory, IV preparation, preparing purchase orders, receiving and checking supplies purchased, printing labels, typing prescription labels, delivering medications, pricing prescription drug orders and supplies, prepackaging unit doses, patient record systems, control records, data processing, computer application, employability skills, leadership and human relations skills, health and safety, including CPR.
It is recommended that students who successfully complete the program take the national pharmacy technician certification exam offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board, 2215 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC 20037-2985, 202-429-7576.
This program prepares students for employment in a variety of pharmaceutical settings. For more information regarding Gainful Employment on this program click here!
This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of three occupational completion points. Laboratory activities and clinical practicum experiences are an integral part of this program.
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Florida Department of Education Curriculum Framework for Pharmacy Technician.
TEXTBOOKS/SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS INFO:
|Diversified Health Occupations, 7th Edition
|Morty Pak – American Pharmacists Association Basic Pharmacy & Calculations
|Text Alone: The Pharmacy Technician
|Workbook Alone: The Pharmacy Technician Workbook and Certification Review
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