This is a comprehensive program designed to prepare students for an entry-level position as a Pharmacy Technician within a community or hospital pharmacy. Upon completion of the program students will receive a certificate of completion and be prepared to study in order to take the National Certification Examination that is given by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board, which is recognized in all States within the USA. There is a separate fee for the examination, which is not included in the tuition. Requirements for taking the examination are as follows: HS diploma or GED (bring to first class); Minimum age of 18; Criminal background check with no criminal convictions. Registration as a technician with the NJ State Board of Pharmacy is required at the student’s expense. Course does not include textbook and fees. The instructor is Pharmacist/Educator with many years of experience.