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This certification course provides the basic math skills and the knowledge and practical skills for a career in hospital, home healthcare, mail-order and retail pharmacy environments. The course prepares students for the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination. Dosage forms, inventory management, drug regulation and control, and metric conversions are covered. This course is ideal for anyone looking to enter the pharmacy field as well as those already in the industry looking to enhance their skills. Instructors: K. Horton, PharmD. Approved by New York State Bureau of Veterans Education for payment of VA Education Benefits. Required textbook: The Pharmacy Technician. Prerequisite high school diploma