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PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PROGRAM

For program information
Jessica Fulton, CphT
(772) 462-7086 or
1-866-792-4772
jfulton@irsc.edu

Effective for classes that begin January 1, 2013,
students admitted to the health science vocational programs
{Medical Assisting, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy & Surgical Technology}
must complete the HSCV 405 “CPR” course.
No alternative course/credential for CPR will be accepted.

Become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)

Pharmacy Technicians work in retail pharmacies, hospitals and nursing facilities, where they fill prescriptions alongside pharmacists. They are responsible for ensuring accurate pill count and labeling, as well as ensuring the patient receives the correct medication, under the pharmacist’s supervision. They also handle retail duties such as answering phones, using cash registers and stocking shelves. Indian River State College’s 1050 clock hour Pharmacy Technician Program can be completed in 9 months.

Upon completion of the program, most Pharmacy Technicians become nationally certified by passing the exam administered by one of two national certification boards.




INFORMATION SESSIONS

Info Session Dates


PROGRAM OVERVIEW

APPLICATION

Now taking applications for Fall 2014.
Application Folder
PT Application Book
Schedule
Expenses


PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
STUDENT HANDBOOK

Pharmacy Tech
Student Handbook


HEALTH SCIENCE DIVISION
STUDENT HANDBOOK

Health Science Division Student Handbook


HEALTH FORMS

Health Science Physical Exam and Immunization Form


GRADUATE OUTCOMES

Pharmacy Tech Graduate Outcomes Information


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