Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician

Course Information Cr Hrs
Pharmacy Technician

This course prepares students for the National Pharmacy Technician Certification exam (taken elsewhere) and includes didactic demonstrations,
plus 15 hours of clinical observation in long-term care pharmacies, hospital pharmacies and retail pharmacies. Books included in course fee.  No refund
for any reason after registration, unless class is cancelled by the college. Classes are not eligable for Federal Student Loans, Pell or FAFSA.

Requirements/Process:
- Successful completion of WDH 101 Math Review and Test.

-before first WDH 101 class meeting, student must complete the first 19 pages of the Math Review Study Packet, available the Community Enrichment Center, 800
E. Central St., Springfield.

-at time of registration, student must read/sign Healthcare Agreement; 

-on the first evening of the course, students will also make an appointment online for the FBI fingerprinting and criminal background check, cost of $52.20 

-at the time of registration students will receive the Health Report form to have completed by a healthcare professional and turned in to the instructor on the first day of clas. This form is required for proving rubella immunity/immunization, TDAP immunization, flu vaccine if taking class in Spring or Fall,  and negative TB skin test performed within the previous six months. In addition, it requires a statement from a physcian that student is free from any contagious chronic illness;

Course Dates Times Location Cost
WDH 515 Aug 26-Dec 9; T 6-9:30pm LCN 144 $1165

    Pharmacy Technician - Clinical Hours

    This portion of the class allows students to observe three different settings that Pharmacy Technicians work in.

     Course  Dates  Times  Location  Cost
     WDH 518 Hours and location assigned by instructor  TBD  TBD  $45

    Healthcare Math Review & Test

    This class is mandatory for Pharmacy Technician students. This class includes a two day prep before the admittance exam. Book included.

    Course Dates Times Location Price
    WDH 101 Aug 11-13; MW (Review) 5:30-8:30pm GRF 121 $90
    Aug 15; F (Test) 9-10am GRF 123