This course is designed for certified, registered pharmacy technicians who wish to gain national IV certification that will be accepted by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate from Richland College as well as 15 hours of PTCB approved continuing education credit.
This course will prepare technicians to perform IV admixture of sterile products using proper aseptic technique and processes that are in compliance with the current 2008 revisions of USP 797 standards. Course will be a combination of home study via eCampus and 56 hours of on-campus lab practice for the development of aseptic techniques.
Tuition is $595, which includes the textbook. Students are encouraged to apply for the TPEG (Texas Public Education Grant), which may cover part of tuition only (based on financial need). Students must pay for Liability Insurance ($18.13-$5.00)
Applicants must provide proof of current credentials to obtain a signed Richland registration form. Liability insurance is required.
|PTCB Approved Sterile Products Training (PHRA 1045)||56|
|Total Contact Hours||56|