About This Program

Pharmacy Technician Training will help prepare you to work alongside licensed pharmacists and dispense prescription medications. Opportunities include working in retail pharmacies, hospitals and pharmacy labs.

Pharmacy Tech Job Outlook:

Employment of pharmacy technicians is expected to grow by 32 percent from 2010-2020, much faster than the average for all occupations.

*Information taken from the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2013-2014

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What You’ll Learn In Our Pharmacy Technician School

  • How to take from customers or health professionals the information needed to fill a prescription
  • Count tablets and measure amounts of other medication for prescriptions
  • Compound or mix medications, such as preparing ointments
  • Package and label prescriptions
  • Accept payment for prescriptions and process insurance claims
  • Do routine pharmacy tasks, such as answering phone calls from customers
  • Proficiency with pharmacy software programs
  • Communication and technology skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Touch-typing skills
  • Anatomy and physiology

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What Does A Pharmacy Technician Do?

Duties: Pharmacy technician typically do the following:

  • Take from customers or health professionals the information needed to fill a prescription
  • Count tablets and measure amounts of other medication for prescriptions
  • Compound or mix medications, such as preparing ointments
  • Package and label prescriptions
  • Accept payment for prescriptions and process insurance claims
  • Do routine pharmacy tasks, such as answering phone calls from customers

Important Info about Pharmacy Technician

Why Enroll In Pharmacy Technician School in Baton Rouge?

  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Externship
  • Quality Instructors
  • Affordable Tuition
  • 9 Month Day Classes
  • 4 day school week
  • Licensed by the LA Board of Regents
  • Financial Aid Available to those who qualify
  • TOPS Eligible

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