Graduation Requirements: N/A
Assessment: District EOC or principal-approved final exam
Placement Consideration: Offered at Hudson HS. Pharmacy Technician 5 is the fifth course in a planned sequence of 7 Health Science courses leading to nationally-recognized certification as a Pharmacy Technician.
Prerequisites: Pharmacy Technician 4
Next Course in Progression:
Pharmacy Technician 4 & Pharmacy Technician 5 are both taken in grade 11
Other Information: This program is regulated by the Department of Health: Florida Board of Pharmacy. Program completers who wish to work as Pharmacy Technicians in the State of Florida must register with the Board of Pharmacy.
Course Description: This program offers a sequence of courses in the Health Science career cluster. The content includes but is not limited to metric system, medical terminology, medicinal drugs, pharmaceutical compounding, USP 795 standards, and sterile techniques.