VOC-HPT-1000 Pharmacy Technician

Course Code: VOC-HPT-1000

Course Length: Self-Paced

Course Credits: 401

Course Description:

This module is designed to instruct students in the skills needed to become a pharmacy technician in a hospital or retail setting.  The module prepares students in the skills and knowledge to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies.  Topics of the knowledge and skills include pharmacy law and ethics, calculations, populations, body systems, and billing.  The module also prepares participants for national certifications.  This module in combination with:
• Introduction to Healthcare
• Healthcare Administration
• Medical Law & HIPAA
• Health Information Management
will help prepare participants to sit for the National Healthcare Association’s Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) certification that will help you run a healthcare office efficiently and effectively and set the stage for a patient’s experience and NHA’s Certified Pharmacy Technician (ExCPT) exam demonstrating knowledge that is essential to excellence in pharmacy practice.  Successfully passing NHA’s ExCPT exam results in a nationally recognized certification (CPhT) ensuring employers you obtained a high standard of the core knowledge expected in a pharmacy technician.