Pharmacy Technician (170558 A/B/C/D)
Grade Level: 12th **This course is limited to seniors in good standing chosen by a selection process.
Prerequisite: Principles of Health Sciences A/B, Emergency Procedures, Medical Terminology
Recommended Prerequisite: Medical Math, Anatomy
*Note: Pharmacy Part A will be taken same trimester as Medical Math at EC3
This course is an online and clinical course that prepares students for the Exam for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ExCPT) in order to obtain national certification. Instruction will consist of online modules and instructional videos followed by exams. Six modules will be presented throughout the session. Students will also be required to complete a minimum of 50 hours of clinical rotations at retail/hospital pharmacies. This practicum provides supervised on-the-job work experience related to the students’ educational objectives in the area of pharmacy. Students participating in the practicum do not receive compensation. Some of the rotations will take place outside of school hours.