Career Training

Pharmacy Technician

The Schoolcraft College Continuing Education and Professional Development Department in conjunction with MK Education are proud to offer training to become a professional pharmacy technician. Our pharmacy technician training program is designed to teach you the fundamentals of being a pharmacy technician and will prepare you for the certification exam.

Our convenient classes allow you to keep earning while learning. Our instructors work hands-on with you throughout this certificate program, sharing their knowledge, experience and skills to help you develop expertise.

Course Description

This program is appropriate if you’re interested in becoming a pharmacy technician, preparing for the certification exam, are a pre-pharmacy student, or have a healthcare background and are looking to strengthen your current skills. Be introduced to various pharmacy practice settings covering topics such as drug classes, basic physiology, drug interactions, and daily pharmacy operations. Learn to effectively assist in pharmaceutical preparations, focus heavily on calculations and complete daily tasks required in any pharmacy environment. All students will be required to participate in an interview exercise that involves hands-on and/or observatory experience in one of two different pharmacy settings, hospital or community. Textbooks, drug cards and compounding materials are included in the class cost.

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