Certified Compounding Technician for Pharmacy Technician
Certified pharmacy technicians looking to meet State Board of Pharmacy training requirements for IV Certified Pharmacy Technicians.
20 hours online, 20 hours on campus (lab)
$695 ($500 for Charter College alumni)
The National Pharmacy Technicians Association (NPTA) Compounding Certification Course has been designed to train pharmacy technicians on the topic of extemporaneous, non-sterile pharmaceutical compounding.
Extemporaneous pharmaceutical compounding is both an art and a science. Advanced career path options are available for pharmacy technicians with a comprehensive knowledge of compounding and experience with the latest equipment, techniques and methods. Through a partnership with the NPTA and STAT Educational Services, students will learn the latest techniques, methods and equipment used in extemporaneous compounding.
- Introduction to compounding
- Facilities, equipment and supplies
- Capsules, tablets, powders, ointments, creams, pastes, gels, lozenges, troches, sticks, suppositories, solutions, suspensions, emulsions, ophthalmic, otic, and nasal preparations
- Medication flavoring
- Compounding practices and considerations
- Quality assurance
- Veterinary compounding
This professional development course mirrors other Charter College program courses with flexible class times that fit your life, award-winning instructional design, intuitive, understandable material, and lesson assessments that gauge comprehension and retention.
Locations offering this course:
Canyon Country, CA
Long Beach, CA