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CourseGraphic Serve as an important connection between pharmacist and patient, whether you’re in a hospital, pharmacy or other health care setting. This comprehensive 70-hour program prepares you to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam. Learn pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands-on labs, 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 parenteral nutrition, dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement.The PTCB national certification exam cost is NOT included in the course fee.
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Class Details

20 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Wed

Location
TMCC Red Mountain Bldg.

Instructor
TBA Staff 

 

Notice

Please read:  The textbook is included in the course fee. The PTCB national certification exam cost is NOT included in the course fee. Students schedule and pay for the exam a thttps://www.ptcb.org No student externship is offered as part of this program. WDCE recommends that a student has: a high school diploma, 8th-grade reading/math level, effective test-taking skills and high-level communication skills. More info: http://bit.ly/1E2y8eQ

Tuition: 

$1,599.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/17/2019 - 8/21/2019 Weekly - Mon, Wed 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Reno, TMCC Red Mountain Bldg.  Map TBA Staff 

Other Class Offerings

Pharmacy Technician
ID: 26098

02/25/19 - 05/01/19
Weekly - Mon, Wed
20 sessions

Location
TMCC Vista Bldg

Instructor
TBA Staff

Call 775-829-9010 to register
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