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mahe in Washington, Utah

Updated 21 months ago

Updated PTCB Exam - 8 Replies

Has anyone taken the new exam yet? I recently became interested in becoming a Pharm Tech but, with the new exam, I have NO CLUE what I should be...

renireni in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania

Updated 21 months ago

Hours/Current Wages of a Pharmacy Technician - 1 Reply

I am currently in the process of becoming a Pharmacy Tech. I soon hope to take the PTCE. I've been looking on this forum for quite some time now. I...

Marlene Cortese in Jacksonville, Florida

Pharmacy Tech License in Florida

Does anyone know of lost cost schooling approved by the board of Pharmacy in Florida to obtain a Florida Pharmacy Technician license ? I am a PTCB...

renireni in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania

hospital pharmacy tech

Hello everyone, I have been offered a definite job as a patient access rep at a local hospital. However, I also shadowed in a hospital pharmacy...

jrd14473 in Ohio

Updated 22 months ago

Should I go to an interview for a pharmacy tech position in Ohio even though I do not have pharmacy certification? - 1 Reply

I was scheduled for an interview for an infusion therapy pharmacy technician next week. I just noticed in the job description that pharmacy...

cf3001atyahoodotcom in Lancaster, California

How I'm making more $ as a Pharmacy Tech

User name = my email. I'm making much more by using this simple technique. If you're a pharmacy tech for a retail please email me.

eberechi4sure@*****.*** in Dallas, Texas

A cry for help!!!!

I'm having problems craming the 200 drugs.pls can someone help me and tell me if there is a email is

eberechi4sure@*****.*** in Dallas, Texas

pharmacy technician study materials.

Pls,can someone help me with some materials that will help me pass pharmacy technician exam.thanks

Mikey Mike in Hollis, New York

Updated 22 months ago

What should I study for the pharm tech certification exam? - 23 Replies

I'm currently enrolled in the pharm tech program at my college and I was wondering what I should study for my certification exam and what the ups and...

eberechi4sure@*****.*** in Houston, Texas

study materials

Urus could you help me with your study materials?God bless

akeilman in Fairbanks, Alaska

How do I go about getting a Pharm tech license in Tucson, AZ?

So I live in Alaska right now and it isn't a requirement to go to school or have training for a pharmacy technician's license. I got my license a few...

eberechi4sure@*****.*** in Irving, Texas

please,I want to take pharmacy technician exam by next month.can someone tell me the right material to use and study so as to pa

Pls can someone tell me the books to study for the pharmacy technician exam and and how best to know the 200 drugs.

Kimmm in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 23 months ago

Does Target train you to be a certifed Pharmacy Tech? - 1 Reply

I don't work at target and I am not certified and do not have any experience. I know that Walgreens trains you. Thank you.

jacobjredsox in Aurora, Colorado

Updated 23 months ago

Bad Pharmacy Tech Schools - 215 Replies

I thought we could list schools that we've been to that are not worth it, so that other people thinking about going to pharm tech schools can make...

mrgumpz in Singapore, Singapore

Updated 23 months ago


Hi, I live in California, and I was wondering if it was a requirement to go to school and take classes and get a degree like aa for pharmacy tech....


Updated 23 months ago

Math question help - 5 Replies

I need help with this. A cream contains 1.5g of hydrocortisone in 30g of cream. How much hydrocortisone must be added to make the final product...

corissalindley in Clarkston, Washington

Updated 24 months ago

PTCB or exCPT??? - 1 Reply

The PTCB is about 129$, offered on a schedule and is widely known... The exCPT is 90$, offered just about everyday of every month and isn't as...

Seriousaboutthis in Markham, Illinois

Updated 24 months ago

Lab Coats and pharmacy attire - 1 Reply

My new job requires that I wear a lab coat but I am unsure of what length coat pharmacy techs wear.

Ksjudith1 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

become a certified pharmacy technician in canada?

Do you NEED to go to college to become a certified pharmacy technician in Canada? Is there different requirements for each province? I did some...

introvgrl85 in Chicago, Illinois

Would hospitals & retails hire Deaf pharmacy technicians?

I am going to be in a pharmacy technician training program but am worried that I may not be able to find a PT job due to my hearing loss. I read that...

the_main_event in Gatesville, Texas

Pharmacy people! Have an interview for tech on Mon; please help me with my strategy!!

Hi guys, While going to school for another field, I am hoping to kill two birds with one stone and learn the pharmacy tech field via on the job...

reneegavin in Danville, Pennsylvania

Hospital vs retail

Can you please tell me what the major differences are as far as duties in these 2 fields? I am in retail now, so I know what is involved there. Is...

vm1108 in Evans, Georgia

Updated 26 months ago

PDX Pharmacy System - 3 Replies

Is anyone familiar with the PDX Pharmacy System? I know Bi-Lo/Winn Dixie has been using the system for some time.

Stephen in Valinhos, Brazil

Updated 26 months ago

Register with Florida - 29 Replies

Hi I just passed the PTCB exam and I was wondering what to do next. I read on the forums here to register with my state (FL). Where do I go to...

Rockets34Life in Houston, Texas

Next career path with pharmacy tech experience

My wife has over 15 years of experience as a pharmacy tech. She has worked in retail, mail order, and currently works at a hospital. She likes...

Rockets34Life in Dallas, Texas

Best places for Sr. Pharmacy Tech to work (non-retail)

My wife has over 15 years of experience as a pharmacy tech. She has worked in retail, mail order, and currently works at a hospital. She likes...

donna.simmons25@*****.*** in Conyers, Georgia

Updated 27 months ago

PTCB Exam Dates? - 2 Replies

Hey guys, I was looking around the Peaarson VUE and official PTCB sites but I had a hard time finding the test dates any where. Can any one give me a...

SosaB in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Advancing as a pharmacy tech

I was recently hired as a pharmacy tech @ cvs and its an alright job. Not much physical labor, customers are alright, but overall I like it. My...

dapple51102 in Port Huron, Michigan

I don't like my job and I just started (pharmacy technician)

I went to school for a 3 month pharmacy technician program. I worked really hard, received valedictorian of the class, and later passed the PTCB. I...

Rebecca in Sanford, Florida

Updated 28 months ago

I'm PTCB certified but making the same pay as someone who is not - 2 Replies

I recently went to school for pharmacy technician and got PTCB certified over the summer. I just got hired at a retail pharmacy in town. Another...

BridgetRB in HUMBLE, Texas

Updated 28 months ago

FREE Study Group - 4 Replies

Dear All, I have had a PTCB Study Group on line for FREE for many years since 2002. If you have questions that you can not answer feel free to...

Nightsong7 in Boca Raton, Florida

Frustrated CPhT

I've been working at my current pharmacy as a tech and only tech for 5 years, last April things changed. They sold the pharmacy to owners whom own 4...

theAngrylady in California

Updated 29 months ago

Can't find a job as a pharmacy tech! - 62 Replies

Hello everyone. I am a 26 yr old black male in Seattle, ex military. I am in a very bad situation. I just finished the pharmacy tech program at...

Erin in Saint Louis, Missouri

Transitioning to California- Walgreens?

I'm a Certified Pharm Tech for Walgreens in Missouri, looking to transfer to a California store. I was just wondering if anyone knew the average...

CPhT in Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Updated 29 months ago

Is anyone happy with their job as a pharmacy tech? - 8 Replies

Just finishing my pharmacy tech course-but all I read is how people hate their job. is there anyone happy with their job. Need to hear...

k8m in South San Francisco, California

Updated 30 months ago

NPTA Compounding Certification feedback - 2 Replies

Hello All, Does anybody here had gone through the NPTA Compounding program? Please share your experience. thank you.

Seriousaboutthis in Markham, Illinois

Updated 30 months ago

Wife has 15+years as Pharm Tech, what other career can she do? - 1 Reply

She is currently working at a hospital and has worked there for 7 years. Pay hasn't gone anywhere and I feel she has more potential than being a...

Lexiyaz in Orange, Texas

Updated 30 months ago

Questions Regarding the PTCB Exam - 9 Replies

I am currently studying for my PTCB Exam and I'm pretty much done with everything other than learning the "Top 200 Drugs". I'm having a hard time...

Seriousaboutthis in Markham, Illinois

Updated 30 months ago

Walgreens/CVS to Hospital Pharmacy - 2 Replies

I am not certified at this time. My long term goal to work in a Hospital pharmacy and I am wondering the best route to take to do so? I really don't...

CaptainGeech in Wisconsin

Can anyone in WI give input on Pharmacy Tech jobs in hospitals?

A local hospital is hiring a pharmacy tech, no experience or certification needed. I'm just curious about pay. I'm not expecting it to be a lot,...

PTCBEASY in San Francsico, California

Updated 30 months ago

Boston Reed Pharmcay Tech Class?? - 125 Replies

Hi, i am deciding whether i should attend a Boston Reed Pharmacy Tech course, which is about a 7 month program, or Enroll in a regular vocational...

PTCBEASY in Watsonville, California

Updated 31 months ago

Did you take your PTCE Exam? Please come here and help others.... - 939 Replies

Greetings, If you taken your PTCE Exam, it would be of great help to everyone to know what you seen (if you can remember) on your exam. If you...

PTCBEASY in San Francsico, California

Updated 31 months ago

Question regarding to PTCB exam - 97 Replies

Hello I wish to take the PTCB exam soon, and was going to register via the internet but one of the rule they have is "I acknowledge that I will not...

scooterinnc84 in Lewisville, North Carolina

What material should I cover in my review book for the ptcb test for this year....

I got the most up to date book called the complete review for pharmacy tech 3rd edition through the American pharmacy association. A professor at a...

Seriousaboutthis in Markham, Illinois

Updated 31 months ago

Do you have to go to school in order to register for the board of pharmacy Association in North Carolina, not to take the test? - 1 Reply

I just purchased the updated Complete Pharmacy Review book 3rd edition through from American Pharmacy Association website. I plan on...

reneegavin in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

CVS will train and pay for PTCB exam

Hello everyone, I have worked for CVS in the past, and the location I was in was horrible. However, I think it was the location and the huge...

Liz in Cranston, Rhode Island

How much do you make as a Pharmacy Technician II in Rhode Island?

I'm looking for a career change and am considering enrolling in the Pharmacy Technician program at the local community college. The program would...

cathytangonanrph in San Diego, California

Applying for PTCE in California

i signed up at for the pharmacy certification exam and they asked me to pay $129. i would just like to ask what are the requirements for the...

hufflinpuff in Frankfort, Illinois

Updated 32 months ago

Bachelor Degree rather than high school diploma for applying the pharmacy technician? - 1 Reply

Hi. I have already got my Bachelor Degree of pharmacy in my country. If I want to apply for the pharmacy technician, the Education Requirement on...

chrisk in Steger, Illinois

Updated 32 months ago

Finding a job - 7 Replies

I passed the PTCE about a month ago and I'm about to turn in my application to get my license. During the mean time, I've been trying to find a job...

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