The pharmacy technician performs technical functions under the direction of a Registered Pharmacist; including prescription preparation, inventory, repackaging, and compounding.
The essential elements of this certificate program include the history of pharmacy, pharmacy law, medical terminology, drug classification and prescription preparation.
Laboratory experience and an externship under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist are required components of the program.
Academic Program Plans (APP)
Check with the Program Coordinator for more information on the Pharmacy Technician II Diploma program
JCTC's Pharmacy Technician Program is one of only three programs in Kentucky accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Visit the AHSP Website to learn more.