Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Pharmacy Technician Program

At This Time There Is NO State Licensing Examination

This class is offered at all of our campuses.

240 hours total. 60 hours didactic - 180 hours hands on.

Although our school does not have a prerequisite for this program, the student must be at least 17 years of age and possess a High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalency at the time of application to the State Board of Pharmacy.

  • Describe the roles and functions of the various positions in the pharmacy especially that of the pharmacy technician.
  • Identify the responsibilities of the pharmacy technician, both in the community and the hospital pharmacy within the legal parameters.
  • Define the career options available to the student based on the training received.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the brand names and generic names of various drugs for a variety of diseases, illnesses, and disorders.
  • Identify the drug categories of a variety of drugs encountered in the daily clinical environment.
  • Describe the business aspects of the pharmacy.
  • Explain safety concerns and issues that might be encountered in the pharmacy.
  • Demonstrate a professional demeanor as appropriate for the position of the pharmacy technician, including business like appearance.

Incorporated into the 240-hour program is an on-site Externship Program. Some of the organizations we currently have partnerships with are;

  • Veterans Administration
  • Port Hueneme Naval Base
  • Riverside County
  • RiteAid
  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Santa Barbara County
  • Walgreens
  • Dignity Health

We encourage you to visit the California State Board of Pharmacy at:

Click below to go directory to their web site
California State Board of Pharmacy

To enroll in this program or to request more information please call:

(866) 645-3314
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