The National Pharmacy Technician Training Program (“Training Program”) is a printed manual designed to help you meet the requirements for training and registration as a pharmacy technician.  It is also an excellent way to help you organize your education as a pharmacy technician.

Features of the Training Program:

  • Helps technicians prepare for the Exam for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ExCPT®).
  • Focuses on technicians’ basic job responsibilities.
  • Over 500 pages divided into 18 logical, easy-to-follow chapters.
  • Includes numerous illustrations and examples.
  • Includes competency assessment questions at the end of each chapter.
  • Includes over 100 sample questions.
  • Easy to incorporate into employee orientation and performance assessment programs.

Major changes in the 7th Edition:

  • Additional material as recommended in the model curriculum to assist programs interested in pursuing programmatic accreditation. 
  • More than 200 additional pages of information (nearly a 70-percent increase).
  • Training at three levels to help candidates focus their studying: Introductory, Certification and Career Development.
  • New chapters on common disease states, basic pharmacology and non-sterile compounding.
  • Expanded chapters on basic medical terminology and basic anatomy and physiology that now cover additional organ systems, disease states and info on physiology and drugs.
  • Expanded sections: patient interaction skills, destruction of controlled substances, most-abused prescriptions medications, controlled substances table, drug diversion, calculations and medication use in pregnancy.
  • Revised chapters: patient communication, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology and sterile compounding.
  • A new workbook in addition to the self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter that allow candidates to review prior to testing.

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