Each state has its own requirements for Pharmacy Technicians. Some states require formal training, training from certain approved schools, PTCB certification, on the job training, a combination of these or no requirements at all. So it is very important to check the requirements of the state you wish to work in before you choose your training. Even if your state doesn't require certification, you should learn about the benefits of becoming a certified pharmacy technician.
The best way to prepare for a certification exam is training.
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We make every effort to keep this chart updated however for the most up-to-date information, check with your state board of pharmacy.