Dothan, AL Pharmacy Tech Programs
Pharmacy Technology Schools in Dothan, AL
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Pharmacy Technicians are trained health care professionals who work in both hospitals and retail pharmacies under the supervision of a pharmacist. With this supervision, Pharmacy Technicians prepare and fill prescriptions, issue medications, and label and store supplies. If you are interested in a career working alongside pharmacists, then consider the pharmacy technologist training program at Fortis in Dothan, AL.
During our Pharmacy Tech training program students will learn the basic aspects of pharmacy practice, including reading, filling and distributing prescriptions. They will also learn the important legal responsibilities of a pharmacy for record maintenance and the procedures required to handle various categories of drugs. In addition, the program teaches basic pharmaceutical calculations, medications, common drug interactions and their side effects, and pharmaceutical agents and their uses.
Upon completion of the pharmacy technology training, graduates will be prepared for entry-level employment working with pharmacists in retail or online pharmacies, hospitals, clinics, pharmaceutical companies and more. Contact us today to schedule a campus visit where you can learn more about our pharmacy technology training program at Fortis in Dothan.
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Frequently asked questions
Where can I learn more about the career of a Pharmacy Technician?
To learn more about a career as a pharmacy technician, we suggest you read several of our blog articles including Beyond CVS: Do You Know about These Five Types of Pharmacies?, What is an Infusion Pharmacy Technician?, and National Pharmacy Technician Day.
How do I apply to the Pharmacy Technician program at Fortis College in Dothan?
You can begin the admissions process right now by completing our online Information Request Form or by calling us at 855.436.7847. You will be able to talk with an admissions advisor who can help you.
What can I expect from my instructors and faculty members?
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, they may also share stories about their work as pharmacy techs to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Do you offer financial aid?
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Advisor who can help you.
What about after I complete the program? Does Fortis offer job placement assistance?
Yes! Our Career Services department works with students on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.