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Pharmacy Technician Program

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CVS partnership

COMPREHENSIVE 270 HOUR PROGRAM

  • 120 hours of classroom instruction, lab exercises, pharmacy calculations and hands on training
  • 150 hours of internship at CVS Pharmacy

Students are introduced to pharmacology, pharmacy calculations, physiology and pathophysiology.

Familiarize yourself with medication preparation, medication dispensing, drug interactions, pharmacy law, drug classes, liability and much more.

Prerequisites

  • Students should be 18 years old or older to register
  • High School Transcript or G.E.D.
  • Students must undergo a Criminal Offender  Record Information (CORI) check
  • Assessment (RSVP HERE)

Program Objective

Graduates will be prepared to take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification (PTCB) Exam. Upon passing the PTBC exam, graduates will be able to register as Pharmacy Technicians.

*Students who fail the PTBC exam have the opportunity to become registered Pharmacy Technicians by interning for 500 hours at a CVS pharmacy.

Tuition

$1,825 (includes $30 registration fee, books, lab fees, externship and PTCB examination fees)

Course Details

From February 25, 2019 to June 26, 2019
Monday & Wednesdays
6:00 p.m - 9:30 p.m. 

Approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Pharmacy  

Payments: 

We accept checks, money orders, credit cards, and debit cards; we do not accept cash. 

To register or for more information:

Call 857-701-1601 or 857-701-1602
Email anichols@rcc.mass.edu
Visit us in Building #4 (closest to the parking lot), Room 102. Monday- Thursday 8:30 a.m to 6:00 p. m & Friday 8:30 a.m .to 5:00 pm