Thank you for your continued support of PTCB’s Certification Program and your marketing and advocacy efforts to promote the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination as the national standard in pharmacy technician certification. PTCB also appreciates your efforts in spreading the word about our continuous/on-demand testing to your pharmacy technicians.

Recently PTCB sent out a Press Release announcing exciting news about projected employment prospects for pharmacy technicians. Please click this link to view the release. Technician Employment to Increase by 2016.

Once again, thank you for your continued support of PTCB’s Certification Program. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Edward T. Brenner, CAE, Interim Associate Executive Director on his direct line (202) 429-6307; email or Ben Stafford, Manager, Special Projects on his direct line (202) 429-6315; email


Greater responsibility demands greater training and professional development
A unique CE service designed specifically to meet the educational needs of pharmacy technicians.

A single purchase provides

  • Over 25 hours of CE activities online, anytime
  • Activities to meet technician CE requirements
  • Monthly live CE webinars
  • Medication safety and law topics
  • Relevant topics to select from for all practice settings

Sample topics include: pharmacy law, medication management, quality management, drug shortages, pharmacy calculations, aseptic technique, transitions of care, and technology.

Individual purchases are $60 per year and include access to all CE activities available during that time frame. That is less than $3 per hour! 

Discounted group purchases are also available, providing the additional benefit of administrator access to monitor participation and progress.

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