Limited Seats Open for Pharmacy Tech Class

Nov 7, 2011

Edison State College Collier Campus, in partnership with the University of Florida, is now offering a pharmacy technician training program with an externship. The class is available only for 10 students.


The 14-week course provides students the skills needed to assist a pharmacist in the packaging and mixing of prescriptions, maintaining client records, assisting with inventory control and purchasing. The course also includes an 80-hour externship. Students will then be eligible to apply for certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board and meet the training requirements of the State Board of Pharmacy. Registration is now underway and enrollment is limited to only 10 students. Tuition is $3,750 plus books and materials for $175. Classes meet on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings from November 17, 2011 through March 17, 2012.


To register for this class, call 732-3128 or to download the form, visit


The Edison State College Collier Campus, 7007 Lely Cultural Parkway, is located off Collier Boulevard, three miles north of Tamiami Trail East.