Ensuring College & Career Readiness

Pharmacy Technician

(Taught after Regular School Hours / 1 Year Course)

Description: This course introduces the student to the foundational principles, career concepts, and entry-level skills and duties typically performed by a pharmacy technician in community/retail, hospital/health system, and other pharmacy practice settings. Classroom and lab activities provide opportunities for demonstration of knowledge, understanding, and proficiency in technical and customer service applications related to the role and scope of practice of a pharmacy technician. Essential pharmacy calculations are presented with emphasis on the development of problem-solving skills for safe pharmacy practices.


One Year Courses:
7168 Principles of Healthcare 
5274 Medical Terminology
7167 Pharmacy Tech
Credit Hours – 3 Credits per Semester


Dual Credits: N/A

Certifications: Pharmacy Tech Certification

Career Opportunities

Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Pre-Med

Contact – Valerie Prince

vprince@nafcs.org