PHARMACY TECHNICIAN TRAINING PROGRAM

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COURSE
DESCRIPTION

Innovative Pharmacy Solution Pharmacy Technician Training Program was established to combat the health disparities in rural and underserved communities throughout the globe. The program is a recognized education/training program by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board. The online 10-week program provides specialized workforce development training that will prepare applicants to qualify for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam despite a lack of work experience as a pharmacy technician. This course covers the following key areas and topics:

  • The role of technician

  • Maintaining patient privacy and confidentiality

  • Ethical, legal, and professional understanding of standards and regulations

  • Patient medication safety

  • Pharmacy calculations

  • Medical terminology specific to the pharmacy

  • Skills to read and interpret prescriptions

  • Review of the top 200 drugs

  • Skills to identify drugs by generic and brand names

  • Dosage calculations, I.V. flow rates, drug compounding, and dose conversions

  • Dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control, and billing and reimbursement

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Start your online course today! 

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Required Textbooks: 

  • Mosby's Pharmacy Technician: Principles and Practice, 5th edition, textbook, and workbook/lab manual. Please make sure to purchase the 5th edition. 
     

  • American Pharmacists Association. Complete Math Review for Pharmacy Technicians, 5th edition. 

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