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OnlINE PHARMACY TECHNician program

Take The PTCB Exam or NHA Exam And Get Nationally Certified. Enroll Today.

Self Paced Program

Study at Your Own Pace in Our Flexible, Mobile-Friendly Program. You Will Have One Year To Complete The Program From The Day You Start.

Get Nationally Certified

Once You Complete The Program You Are Qualified to Take The NHA or PTCB Exam And Get Nationally Certified.

Payment Plans Available

We Offer 3 Different Payment Options: Pay in Full, 3 month And 6 Month payment Plans.

Learn The Skills Needed to Pass The NHA or PTCB Exam

Our 30 DAY 130 Hour Online Pharmacy Technician Program teaches the skills needed to pass the PTCB or NHA Exam and gain employment as a pharmacy technician in a hospital or retail setting. The objective of the Pharmacy Technician Program is to provide graduates with the skills and knowledge that will qualify them to take the NHA Exam or the PTCB Exam And Become Nationally Certified as a Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)

Registration Fee

We Only Require $300 Down To Save Your Seat depending on the program you choose. This is Applied Towards Your Tuition.

Minimum Age of 18

18 Years Or Older
With a Valid Photo I.D (Your ID must match the name on your Social Security card state requirement)
Social Security Card

Online Pharmacy Technician Program

Self Paced

Our Online Program Is Self Paced. You Have 1 Year To Complete The Program From The Day You Start The Program.

High School Diploma

You Must Have a High School Diploma or GED to Get Certified. Foreign Diploma’s Also Accepted


Pharmacy Technician Lab

Brand New Technology

In our virtual pharmacy Lab, you will take directions from pharmacists in different scenarios. Fill in Patients information, make and sort pills, compound ointments and creams, Talk with doctors when meds are not available, order medications, Report to the DEA, and lots more! We are one of the only schools to provide a virtual pharmacy lab that gives you experience in different situations!

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Our Programs Are Recognized By the Associations Below

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What is The Required Age to Be A Pharmacy Technician?

You can start being a Pharmacy Technician at the age of 18.

Do I Need a High School Diploma to be a Pharmacy Technician?

Yes you will need a High School Diploma or GED. The Board of Pharmacy does require a High school diploma but they do accept foreign high school diplomas as long as they are evaluated and translated.

How Long is Your Online Pharmacy Technician Program?

Typically it takes 30 to complete. It all depends on you. You have up to 1 Year to Complete The Program And Take The NHA or PTCB Exam. But it does depend on the payment plan you choose. If you choose a monthly payment plan, you will not be able to take the national exams until your tuition is paid in full.

How Much Does Your Online Pharmacy Technician Program Cost?

Our Online Pharmacy Technician program is $1200. Only $999 if you pay in full. The rest of the tuition is split into payment plans depending on the plan you choose.

How Long Does it Take to Get a Pharmacy Technician license?

On average it takes between 45 and 60 business days after you have submitted your Board of Pharmacy Application to your state.

How Much is The PTCB Exam?

The exam cost $129.

How Much is The NHA Exam?

The exam cost $117.

Accreditation And Financial Aide

Accreditation and Approvals Western Medical Training Center is a private school with exemption status through the Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau for Private and Postsecondary Education (BPPE). Western Medical Training Center’s programs are approved by The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and The National Healthcare Association (NHA). We DO NOT accept Financial Aid.

Full Payment

$ 999

  • Save $200 Off Tuition!
  • Immediate Access
  • Self Paced Program
  • 1 Year to Complete
  • Virtual Pharmacy Lab

3 Month Plan

$ 550 Per Month

for 2 Months

  • $100 RegistrationFirst Month Payment
  • Immediate Access
  • Self Paced Program
  • 1 Year to Complete
  • Virtual Pharmacy Lab

6 Month Plan

$ 280 .Per Month

for 5 Months

  • $300 RegistrationFirst Month payment
  • Immediate Access
  • Self Paced Program
  • 1 Year to Complete
  • Virtual Pharmacy Lab

What is a Pharmacy Technician?

A pharmacy technician works to help a pharmacist prepare prescription medications for customers and patients. They also can process written, electronic, or phone prescription requests from doctors. Depending on the state, a pharmacy technician can also mix medications and organize the drug inventory in the pharmacy.

We Prepare You For a Job as Pharmacy Technician

By enrolling in our online pharmacy technician program, you will learn the theory and practical application skills needed to prepare you for entry-level employment in a hospital, retail setting, or compounding pharmacy. Our program consists of 130 hours of online training.

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam

We help you work towards becoming a Certified Pharmacy Technician by preparing you for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exam or The National Healthcare Association (NHA) Exam. The National Exams are computer-based exams that determines whether individuals have the knowledge needed to be a pharmacy technician. The exam features questions pertaining to 9 different subjects.
These subjects are:

  1. Pharmacology for Technicians
  2. Pharmacy Law and Regulations
  3. Sterile and Non-Sterile Compounding
  4. Medication Safety
  5. Pharmacy Quality Assurance
  6. Medication Order Entry and Fill Process
  7. Pharmacy Inventory Management
  8. Pharmacy Billing and Reimbursement
  9. Pharmacy Information System Usage and Application

We are an approved testing site for the NHA. Your NHA Exam can be taken on campus.

Flexible Online Pharmacy Technician Program Class Schedules

Life can be crazy . However, we accommodate your busy life with flexible online class schedules, offering a Self Paced Program you can finish on your own time as long as it is within 1 year of starting the program.

Start a New Career as a Pharmacy Technician

If you are ready to start a new and exciting career as a Pharmacy Technician, fill out the form on this page today. 

Please note that qualifying for licensure as a Pharmacy Technician is contingent upon demonstrating a clear criminal background as indicated by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Boardthe National Healthcare Association and Your State Board of Pharmacy.
A High School Diploma or GED is also required. To learn more, visit the 
California State Board of Pharmacy. 

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Hours of Operation:

Monday 9:00 AM–5:30 PM

Tuesday 9:00 AM–5:30 PM

Wednesday 9:00 AM–5:30 PM

Thursday 9:00 AM–5:30 PM

Friday 9:00 AM–5:30 PM

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed