St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES

Building Futures - Creating Meaningful Lives

Pharmacy Technician

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The Pharmacy Technician program is a comprehensive 450 hour one year program for high school seniors. Pharmacy Technicians assist the licensed Pharmacist to provide medication and other health care products to patients. Pharmacy Technicians also assist Pharmacists in providing effective, appropriate, and safe pharmacy services and work in a variety of settings. College or career ready out of high school!

Career Opportunities

  • Hospital Pharmacy
  • Internet Pharmacy
  • Retail Pharmacy
  • Health Facilities
  • Clinics
  • Outpatient Centers
  • Mail Order Pharmacies
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturer 

Units of Study

  • Pharmacy law and ethics
  • Pharmaceutical terminology
  • Calculating medication dosages
  • Biopharmaceutics
  • Drug interaction
  • Management of pharmacy operations
  • Safety in the workplace
  • Infection control
  • Computer applications in drug use control
  • Structure and function of the body system
  • Disease process
  • Nutrition
  • Drug therapy for special populations

Educational Opportunities

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Doctorate Degree in Pharmacy

 

(College articulation discussions in process)

 


   
 
 


Centers

 
1000 Park Street
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
(315) 393-4570
(315) 393-4724 fax
 
Instructor: Diane Scott

Seaway Career & Technical Education Center
7225 State Highway 56
Norwood, NY  13668
(315) 353-2293
(315) 353-7334 fax
 
Instructor: Krista Tressa
3606 State Highway 58
Gouverneur, New York 13642
(315) 287-3590
(315) 287-2720 fax            
 
Instructor: Bianca Brockmiller
  email  bbrockmiller@sllboces.og
                        
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