Pharmacy Technician

This course prepares students to work under the supervision of a pharmacist in a hospital or retail pharmacy. Topics covered include drug classification, drug distribution, anatomy and physiology in relationship to disease with an emphasis on drug therapy, and laws and regulations basic to pharmacy practice.

Prerequisite: High school diploma or High School Equivalency diploma required for the certification exam.

Students who complete this course successfully may sit for a national certification exam through Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). This is a 96-hour course. Pre-registration and pre-payment required.


Start Date End Date Day(s) Time Location Cost
08/13/18 11/05/18 MW 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm SCC, J116 $183


Margie Collins
CCE Training/Program Specialist - Allied Health, Computer Skills, & North Campus
(336) 386-3423

Debbie Cave
Director of Allied Health
(336) 386-3372

Find out how to receive financial assistance through Surry Skill-Up.

Interested in this course?

View/Register for Classes