COURSE CONTACT HOURS: 50
STUDENT TUITION: $1,199 (textbooks included)
About the Program
This comprehensive 50 hour program will prepare students to work as a Pharmacy Technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting, and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board's PTCB exam.
Course content includes: pharmacy medical teminology, the hiostory of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpretting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands on labs, students will review dosage calculations, drug classifications, the "top 200 drugs", I.V. flow rates, sterile compounding, dose conversions, aseptic technique, the handling of sterile products, total parental nutrition (TPN), dispersing of prescriptions, inventory control, and billing and reimbursement.
WHEN: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10/24-12/14
TIME: 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
WHERE: Milan Middle School
INSTRUCTOR: Condensed Curriculum International