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3 Schedules to Choose From

Choose Between our 26 Day Weekday Class, Our 26 Day Weekend class or Our Online Pharmacy Technician Program

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Take The PTCB Exam And Get Nationally Certified 

Payment Plans Available

We Only Require $100 And The Rest of The Tuition is Split Into Payment Plans to be Paid Off By The Last Day of Class.

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Pharmacy Tech Program Category
Online Pharmacy Technician Program

Learn The Skills Needed to Pass The PTCB Exam

Our 30 DAY 130 Hour on-campus Pharmacy Technician Program in San Diego teaches the skills needed to gain employment as a pharmacy technician in either a hospital or retail setting.The objective of the Pharmacy Technician Program is to provide graduates with the skills and knowledge that will enable them to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies.

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

registration fee

We Only Require $100 Down To Save Your Seat That is Applied Towards Your Tuition

Pharmacy Technician Program

high school diploma

You Must Have a High School Diploma or GED to Get Certified

Class Schedule

- Weekday - 26 Days 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm (Monday – Friday) - Weekend 26 Days 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm (Saturday & Sunday)


Most frequent questions and answers

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

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.

Typically it takes between 26  complete the theory portion. It all depends on the Pharmacy Technician schedule you choose.
You will also have to complete 120 hours of externship hours at either Walgreens or CVS. The other option is to pass the PTCB Exam after completing theory.

Our Pharmacy Technician program is $1200 but we only require $100 down to save your seat.
The rest of the tuition is split into payment plans depending on the schedule you choose.

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

Our students go to either Walgreens, CVS or we also have some private pharmacies that accept our students. For CVS we assign you a store, for Walgreens you must go out and get the externship yourself. We will provide you with a list of Walgreens stores and the private pharmacies our students have attended.

The exam cost is $129.

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 State of California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Licensing and Certification Program, Aide and Technician Certification Section (ATCS) & Board of Registered Nursing.

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