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Pharmacy Technician-Canton

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CourseGraphic Pharm Tech Ed offers a 12 week (50 hour) curriculum of classroom instruction for individuals interested in a career as a Pharmacy Technician. This course will give you a solid foundation in the skills necessary for employment as a pharmacy technician and will prepare you for the PTCB certification exam.

The coursework includes:
  • Origin and history of pharmacy
  • Drug regulation and controls
  • Routes and formulations
  • Transcribing of Physician's orders
  • Correct medication packaging
  • Calculating doses
  • Labeling prescriptions
  • Preparing IVs
  • Drug distribution systems
  • Top 100 drugs Brand/Generic
The tuition of $1,650 includes:
  • Registration Fee and Tuition
  • Pharmacy Technician Textbook and Workbook
  • Set of Top 100 Drugs Brand/Generic flashcards
  • Set of medical scrubs
Similar programs can cost 10 times more at other institutions!
Additional Information:
Registration/scheduling for the National Organization for Competency Assurance accredited PTCB exam is done directly through the
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board. The PTCB exam fee is $129. Visit for more information on the exam.

In order to be licensed as a Pharmacy Technician in the State of Illinois, you must have earned a High School Diploma or G.E.D.; have no felonies or drug charges; and must become certified within two years of registration with the Division of 
Professional Regulation.

Class Details

13 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

Canton Campus

Charity Long 



Please read:  A payment plan is available. Call 309-649-6260 for details.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/10/2021 - 6/2/2021 Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Canton, Canton Campus  Map, Room: T108 Charity Long