Workforce and Community Education Classes

Pharmacy Technician

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Date: February 8 - July 18, 2020

Day: Saturday
No classes: 2/15, 5/23 & 7/04

Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm

Fee: $1,999

Location: 525 D Street Eureka, CA - Rm 111

Instructor: Kyle Bigham 

Become a Pharmacy Technician in just 7 months!  Train to assist the pharmacist in preparing and mixing prescriptions, maintaining patient records, purchasing and inventory management, billing and reimbursement, and more.

Topics include:

  • Pharmacology for technicians
  • Pharmacy law and regulations
  • Sterile and non-sterile compounding
  • Quality assurance 
  • Medication safety 


The pharmacy technician program includes a 120-hour externship, where the student will receive hands-on training in a local pharmacy under the direction of a pharmacist.  This program prepares students to sit for the PTCE and ExCPT exams (not included in fee) and meets the training requirements for licensure by the California Board of Pharmacy.

Contact us for more details

Phone: (707) 476-4500