Train to become a Pharmacy Technician

FORTIS Pharmacy Technician Training in TN

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With Pharmacy Technician training in TN, you can gain the knowledgeable practice of reading, filling and distributing prescriptions, as well as the basic pharmaceutical calculations, medications and common drug interactions along with their side effects.

Pharmacy Technicians are trained health care professionals who work in both hospitals and retail pharmacies under the supervision of a pharmacist. Pharmacy Technicians prepare and fill prescriptions under the direction of a pharmacist, issue medications, and label and store supplies.

Graduates of this pharmacy technician training program will have learned the basic aspects of pharmacy practice, including reading, filling and distributing prescriptions. Our pharmacy technician program students will understand the legal responsibilities of a pharmacy for record maintenance and the handling of various categories of drugs, and they will know basic pharmaceutical calculations, medications, common drug interactions and their side effects and pharmaceutical agents and their uses.

Get Your Pharmacy Technician Diploma at FORTIS in Cookeville, TN

Upon completion of the pharmacy technician training, students should be prepared for entry-level employment to become a pharmacy technician. Contact us today to learn how you can gain Pharmacy Technician training in TN, or at one of our other campuses in Ohio, Georgia, and Alabama!

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Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

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