Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

PAYMENT for your course(s) IS DUE WHEN YOU REGISTER. Register and pay online or by phone: 971-722-8888.

DROP/REFUND POLICY: You must drop a course at least one day before the class begins to receive a refund. 

This course is only for students who have successfully completed the Pharmacy Technician I program. Class is offered as a hybrid of online assignments during the week and weekend in-class time, to accommodate the needs of working students.

Continuing basic to advanced pharmacy measurements, abbreviations and calculations. Continuing Pharmacology. Students will learn to read and identify components of medication labels, written and electronic prescriptions, and DEA numbers. Will learn processing and handling of medication and medication orders. Sterile and non-sterile compounding, sterile preparation, and Aseptic technique are incorporated. Pharmacy technology, to include Inventory management, ordering systems, billing and electronic health-records systems are reviewed. Quality assurance: the importance of patient safety and medication safety are discussed. Workplace interactions, professionalism and other soft-skills are incorporated. Lessons supported by weekly lab activities. Comprehensive review of topics and test-taking strategies will prepare students to sit for the PTCB exam.

Call 971-722-6627 for more information.

8.00 CEU
Write down the CRNs (ex. 22398) of your selected classes to register.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
14081 CLIMB Ctr / CLIMB / 102 08:00 AM-02:00 PM Sa 09-Jan-2016 thru 12-Mar-2016
Instructor: Angela-Marie Loo
Tuition: $0.00 Fees: $0.00
and Distance Learning / DST / TBA TBA-TBA TBA 04-Jan-2016 thru 12-Mar-2016
Instructor: Angela-Marie Loo