Workforce and Community Education Classes

Pharmacy Technician

Date: TBD

Day: TBD

Time: TBD

Fee: $1,199.00

Class Limit: 25

Location: 525 D Street Eureka, CA

Instructor: Yumon Kwock

Through classroom lecture and hands on labs, this comprehensive 50 hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board's (PTCB) exam. To learn more about this program see the Pharmacy Technician FAQ.

Course content includes:

  • Medical terminology
  • History of pharmacy
  • Pharmacy practice in multiple environments
  • Calculations and measurements (see Math Supplemental Handout)
  • Reading and interpreting prescriptions
  • Defining drugs by generic and brand names

As part of this program, you will be eligible to participate in a 80 hour clinical externship with a local Retail Pharmacy. You may be asked to submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements to be eligible.

Contact us for more details

Phone: (707) 476-4500