Posted: Apr 9, 2013 11:58 AM by MELISSA CANONE
Pharmacy Technician Exam Preparatory Course will be held Monday & Wednesday evenings from June 3 - July 24 6:00 pm -8:30 pm at the Community Education Building on the LSU Eunice Campus.
This course helps prepare and direct those interested in becoming pharmacy technicians to acquire knowledge and skills needed to pass the National Pharmacy Technicians Exam (PTCB Exam, aka PTech Exam). This is a certification exam preparatory course.
Three focuses of the course:
Pharmaceutical Math • Drug and Medical Terminology • Relationships of Drugs to Bodily Systems
A student who successfully completes this course with mastery will be able to ...
• Calculate prescription pricing, calculate drug dosages, and perform calculations
relative to pharmacy practice.
• Decipher and interpret prescriptions orders in various pharmacy practice
• Identify drug names by brand and generic names for the top 200 drugs and according to drug class and use.
This course prepares students for the PTCB Exam, which they take on their own. Once they pass the exam and work 600 hours at a certified pharmacy, they may apply to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician.
Instructor: Clinical Pharmacist Dr. Charles S. Feucht, Pharm.D., FASCP
Registration Fee: *$1300 (includes complete cost of all books, materials, and supplies)
*The registration fee is fully refundable if registration cancellation is requested in writing no later than 4:00
p.m. on May 30th, 2013. After May 30, 2013, the registration fee cannot be refunded.
FOR REGISTRATION INFORMATION
REGISTER ONLINE AT WWW.LSUE.EDU/CONTINUING
CALL AT 1-888-FOR-LSUE, EXT. 390 OR 337-550-1390