Pharmacy Technician

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This competency-based course is designed to prepare students for employment in a pharmaceutical setting. The class consists of theory and clinical preparation to include: medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmaceutical settings, duties and responsibilities of a pharmacy technician, pharmaceutical terms, abbreviations and symbols, metric and apothecary systems, drug requirements, record-keeping, dispensing prescriptions, knowledge of manufacturing, packaging, and labeling of drug products. At the successful completion of this course, students will be qualified to register with the California State Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician. Students will perform community classroom activities while under the direct supervision of a pharmacist. $665

•18 years of age
•High school diploma or high school equivalency
•No Felonies (per CA Board of Pharmacy)

Slawson Occupational Center

5500 Rickenbaker Road

Bell, CA 90201

(323) 729-6400

Monday-Friday 8:00am-3:00pm


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