The Pharmacy Technician works with licensed pharmacists to prepare and dispense prescription medications and medical devices to patients and give instructions on their use. They can be found working in pharmacies at hospitals, grocery, and drug stores.
LCSC Workforce Training is proud to introduce our newly expanded Pharmacy Technology course! This 11 month course expands on our past Pharmacy Technician course in the scope of material covered through coursework, skills learned in labs, and increased clinical hours spent putting that knowledge to use. In addition to the basic training needed to work as a Pharmacy Technician, this course includes national certifica-tions for IV, Extemporaneous Compounding, and the PTCB ex-amination, which must be passed in order to complete the course. Hours: Didactic - 308.5, Lab - 105, Practicum - 380.
Pre-requisite Course 7/7/15 - 8/13/15, $110
Covers Math and Biology needed for program. Can be waived with official transcript and syllabus showing C or above in college level Math and Biology courses. Test to demonstrate 45+ words per minute keyboarding proficiency is also required (cost, $10).
First Semester 8/24/15 - 12/17/15, cost $250
ALTH 105 Infection Prevention
ALTH 110 Over the Counter/Herbal Medication
CAOT 179 Medical Terminology
PHAR 110 Pharmacy Law & Ethics
PHAR 150 Introduction to Pharmacology
PHAR 171 Applied Pharmacy Technology I (class has lab component)
Second Semester 1/11/16 - 5/12/16, cost $575
PHAR 152 Advanced Pharmacology
PHAR 161 Extemporaneous Compounding & IV Certification (class has lab component)
PHAR 172 Applied Pharmacy Technology II (class has lab component)
PHAR 182 Pharmacy Tech Practicum & Online Seminar I
Summer Session 6/6/16 - 7/29/16, cost $275
PHAR 175 Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Prep
North Lewiston Training Center - 1920 3rd Avenue North - Lewiston, Idaho 83501
Phone: 208-792-2388 - Toll Free: 800-879-0452 - Fax: 208-792-2680