Become a Certified Pharmacy Technician in as little as 8 weeks! Pharmacies in Georgia are looking for Certified Pharmacy Technicians! This is due to the law which allows the pharmacist to supervise up to three technicians providing one of the technicians is certified (O.C.G.A. §26-4-82(d)). This comprehensive 8-week program prepares you for the ExCPT exam -one of two exams recognized by the GA Board of Pharmacy – and includes the cost of the ExCPT exam in tuition. In addition to exam preparation, the program includes practical hands-on training and covers the following topics: pharmacy laws and regulations, controlled substances, medication classifications, prescription and medication order intake and entry, preparing and dispensing prescriptions, pharmacy calculations, sterile and nonsterile products, medication safety and quality assurance. Program includes an optional 40-hour externship in a local pharmacy (additional cost).
Salary Information: $29,450 Annual Mean Wage in Georgia (Source: https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292052.htm)
Schedule: Cartersville (Monday and Wednesday Evenings, 6 PM – 9 PM), November 4, 2019 – January 15, 2020
Free Information Session*: Cartersville, Room 130 on Monday, October 7 from 6 PM – 7 PM
Tuition: $1,099 (without externship)
$1,399** (with optional 40-hour externship)
Interest-Free Payment Plan through Career Training Solutions: $599 due at registration with 2 monthly payments of $200 (First payment due on October 5, 2019) $300 payment for externship due on or before March 5, 2020.
Register Online at www.careertrainingsolutionsllc.com
For More Information: Call toll-free (888) 308-0737
*Students attending the information session will be entered in a drawing for a $5 Starbucks gift card. Students attending the information session and registering for the program, prior to or within 48-hours following the session, will be registered for a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card.