This course prepares students for the state Pharmacy Technician licensing exam, and entry-level pharmacy technician jobs in many practice settings. Units of instruction include basic clerical skills; customer service; insurance; billing; retail skills; knowledge of practice settings; standards and ethics, laws and regulations; knowledge to identify and employ pharmacy and medical terms, abbreviations and symbols; knowledge and ability to calculate common dosages, employ pharmacy, metric and apothecary systems; knowledge and understanding of the identification of drugs, drug dosages, routes, and forms; knowledge of and ability to perform recordkeeping techniques; and the ability to dispense medications. Instruction will also include extemporaneous compounding and intravenous admixture.
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Riverside - Alessandro (CLICK HERE for campus address, phone & maps)
22 weeks : September 5, 2017 - March 15, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Schedules and fees are subject to change without notice.