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OSC 3609-Pharmacy Technician-Health Care Unit/Retail Training

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OSC 3609-Pharmacy Technician-Health Care Unit/Retail Training

This course provides curriculum that will prepare a student to find employment (and success) as a pharmacy technician in the health care or retail setting.  Emphasis is placed on a variety of duties within the pharmacy environment including:  computer fundamentals, keyboard kinetics, patient records, communication, receptionist duties as they apply to the hospital and retail settings, clerical duties, math concepts, pharmacology, pharmacy law, regulations, standards, calculations, clerical duties, preparing for the workforce, non-sterile compounding, and preparation for a final exam that also serves as an opportunity for students to determine their readiness for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam.  An externship built into the program allows students to optimize their learning experiences in this course. (Course Length: 13 weeks); Contact Hours: 264;  Proposed Weekly Hours (20 hours per week for 13 weeks).  Students must register 10 business days before the start date of class.

On-line:  Classes start 1st Tuesday of Each Month and last for 13 weeks.  $180 +$5 Technology Fee