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Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program-Part 2 C-E (2nd Installment continuing Jan. 2, 2018 with Pharmacology)

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ClassGraphic This is Part 2 of the Pharmacy Tech certificate program, for those students who have already successfully completed Part 1. You will need to complete the courses in parts 1, 2 & 3 to complete the certificate program. Part 3 (externship) costs $650 and will conclude the program.

If you are interested in the Pharmacy Technician program, please visit our information page to learn more about our program and view our next start date.

Part 2 includes the following modules:

C. Pharmacology    Jan. 2-Feb. 1, 2018
Learn the use and side effects of prescription medications, nonprescription medications and alternative therapies used to treat diseases affecting the muscular, skeletal, respiratory, renal, cardiovascular, hematologic and other body systems. Learn the brand and generic name, standard pronunciation, routes of administration for each medication studied and the medical terminology and abbreviations associated with the various medication therapies.

D. Hospital Pharmacy Services   Feb. 3-15 (No meeting Feb. 17)
Gain hands-on training in an hospital (inpatient) pharmacy setting, covering pharmacy patient profile maintenance and medication preparation, order processing and distribution using manual and automated systems. Note that you cannot start the program with this module.

E. Sterile and Non Sterile Products & Compounding   Feb. 20-March 29
Learn to prepare non sterile compound mediations, including creams, ointments, lotions, gels, suspensions, syrups and capsules. Receive hands-on training in the preparation of sterile products, like IVs, which are used in hospitals and other clinical facilities. Covers aseptic techniques, parenteral calculations, sterile dosage forms and quality assurance procedures.

Classes meet Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:45-10 pm and Saturdays 9 am-5 pm. Dates and times are subject to change.

Class Details

37 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  
  Weekly - Sat.  

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Verej Isanians  2.Christine Tannious 




Class Fee: 


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

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Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 02/17/2018)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/2/2018 - 3/29/2018 Weekly - Tue, Thu 6:45 PM - 10:00 PM Culver City, West Los Angeles College  Map Christine Tannious  ; Verej Isanians 
1/6/2018 - 3/24/2018 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Culver City, West Los Angeles College  Map Christine Tannious  ; Verej Isanians 

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