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The easiest way to become a Licensed Pharmacy Tech in Nevada...

  • Prepare for and pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE)using RxTechExam's Platinum Course
  • Pass the PTCB Exam
  • Because you used RxTechExam to study for the PTCB Exam, you will not need to work as a “Pharmacy Technician in Training” for 500 hours. (Shew…)
  • Submit the Completion Certificate from RxTechExam.com and a copy of your PTCB Certification with the Nevada Pharmacy Tech Application to 431 W Plumb Lane, Reno, NV 89509

Nevada State Specific Requirements:

  • You must be at least 17 years old
  • You must be enrolled in high school or have a high school diploma/GED
  • Prepare for and pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE)
  • Maryland requires 10 hours of continuing education (CE) during the first 2 year re-certification cycle and 20 hours of CEs every 2 years thereafter
  • The Maryland Board of Pharmacy requires a $45 renewal fee be paid before the expiration date of the license

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Requirements:

  • You must be at least 18 years old
  • You must have a high school diploma/GED
  • You must have not been convicted of any felonies or drug related misdemeanors
  • You must study for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE)
  • Complete the application process at PTCB.org and include, as part of the application process, pay the exam fee of $129

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Continuing Education Requirements:

  • Obtain 20 hours of Continuing Education (CE) during 2 year re-certification cycle
  • 1 hour must be in Pharmacy Law, 1 hour must be in Patient Safety
  • All Continuing Education must be Tech-Specific
  • The PTCB Re-certification Fee is $40 and is payable to the PTCB every 2 years

Note: This is provided as an informational service only and is not to be construed as legal advice. While reasonable attempts were made to ensure accuracy of this information at the time of writing (last updated 12/4/2014), it is subject to change. Readers are encouraged to check the applicable statutes or board regulations for the latest information. This information does not come with any expressed or implied warranty. Application files are for the 2014/2015 years only. To report any out-of-date information on this list, please notify bopupdate@rxtechexam.com. We hope this helps!
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