with Condensed Curriculum
This comprehensive 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 terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting 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 products, total parental nutrition (TPN), dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement. Students must attend Healthcare Orientation, Math course, technology course, and receive a score of 241 on the Reading CASAS assessment as a pre-requisite to this course.
May 7 - Jun 25th, 2019
Tue and Thu from 5:30 - 9:00 pm
102 Broadway, Suite One
Bucksport, ME 04416 Get directions