Pharmacy Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Pharmacy Technician/Assistant. 510805


Pharmacy technicians support licensed pharmacists in providing health care to patients. Train to enter this rapidly growing field with this respected online program. Prerequisites: No healthcare or medical office work experience is required to take this program.
You should be proficient in keyboarding (approximately 35 words per minute), have a basic understanding of a word-processing computer program (Microsoft Word is recommended), and have a command of English grammar and punctuation.
Students are encouraged to have a basic understanding of high school math including percent’s and proportions at the algebra level.
This program will provide a review of fractions and decimals, in addition to covering more advanced pharmacy equations.
In order to sit for the national certification exam, candidates must be 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent; therefore, it’s recommended you have this within 6 months of enrolling for this program.
To participate in the CVS or Walgreens externships, students must not have a criminal record.
Background checks will be conducted prior to the student’s admittance into the externship program.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

Bachelor's Degree


MSAD #49/Lawrence Adult Education

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based

PTCB exam

Training Location(s)


Local WIB

3 - Central Western Local Area 3

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - PTCB exam

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

29-2052.00Pharmacy Technicians
$14.63 per hour

Provider Status



4 School Street, Fairfield, Maine 04937

Phone Number

(207) 453-4200

Fax Number

(207) 453-4225

Last Updated

Dec 08, 2021


Dec 05, 2016


Nov 27, 2018

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