Are you looking for a meaningful career? Would you like to work in the pharmaceutical field? Pharmacy technicians are trained to work in hospitals or community pharmacies. They are responsible for assisting licensed pharmacists in providing medication and other health-related products to patients and customers.
The pharmaceutical industry is a fast-changing industry. New medicines and products are constantly being introduced, and to keep pace with the changes, pharmacies need pharmacy technicians who are skilled, detail-oriented, and accurate.
Pharmacy technicians play an important role in getting customers the medicines they need to get better. As a pharmacy technician, you will have the opportunity to interact with customers, prepare prescriptions, provide customer service, and help manage the daily functions of the pharmacy.
In the Pharmacy Technician program at Salter, you will learn about all of the major categories of prescription medicines. You will also study topics such as over-the-counter medications, how to handle drug orders, inventory management, and pharmacy ethics.
Being a pharmacy technician can be very rewarding. In this career, you will have the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping customers with their health needs. No prior experience is necessary. If you want an exciting career in the world of pharmaceuticals, consider the Pharmacy Technician program at Salter.
Pharmacy Technician: Career Description
Find out about the day-to-day responsibilities of pharmacy technicians, as well as the job outlook and salary potential for this rewarding career field.
Pharmacy Technician: Sample Classes
The classes you will take at Salter are practical, hands-on courses that help you develop your skills and knowledge.
Pharmacy Technician: Career Services
After you finish your training, we want to help you get started in your new career. Find out how Salter’s Career Services department is here to help you.