PHARMACY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers a program for students to become a Pharmacy Technician. Using a combination of classroom and externship experience, this course will prepare students to sit for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam. During 120 hours of classroom training, students will learn pharmacology, drug classification, purpose, and interaction. Students will study how to interpret a prescription, calculate dosages, prevent medication errors, and fill prescriptions. Professional communication/teamwork, pharmacy ethics, law, regulations and safety will be stressed. Review and practice for the certification exam is also included. During an 80 hour Externship experience, acquire valuable experience while working alongside a licensed pharmacist. Students must comply with Field Placement/Externship entry requirements as specified by the host company, including background check, drug screening and a government provided photo ID. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaTown of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York; Garden City, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityPrograms are offered to adults on a space available basis with tuition.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Emailcwd@ncc.edu
Physical Site Address 1Office Of Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning
Physical Site Address 2One Education Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 1One Education Drive
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)572-7487
Other Phone(516)572-7472
Fax(516)828-3507
Program EmailCED@ncc.edu
Web Addresshttps://www.ncc.edu/continuingeducation/
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateApr19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
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