What You’ll Learn
The Certificate in Pharmacy Technician program at South College is designed to provide an innovative and career-focused academic experience, resulting in highly knowledgeable and technically skilled graduates who are fully prepared to serve as pharmacy technicians. The pharmacy technician program utilizes a blended learning format and is designed to be completed in 4 quarters, or about a year.
In this program, you will learn to accurately refill prescriptions and supply patients with the medications they need. You will also study the appropriate medical terminology and learn to calculate ingredient amounts, doses, and infusion rates. By graduation, you will have gained a thorough understanding of third party insurances and how to provide patients with reimbursements.