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RI Pharmacy Tech training?

  1. 0 Hello all!
    I am currently applying for the Nursing Program at CCRI, but for now I wanted to find a job as a Pharmacy Tech. I want to become familiar with the hospital pharmacy,medications and procedures. Does any one know of a training program in this state, besides CCRI? Are there any facilites that will accept applications without a certificate? Thank you so much!
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  3. Visit  TRR8021 profile page
    #1 0
    You can be hired by a pharmacy like CVS or Rite Aid and they will train you. I believe you start off as a pharmacy sales associate while you're training for the tech position. I would call to see if they are hiring. You can also go to Lincoln Tech or Sanford Brown but it will probably cost an arm and a leg:

    Pharmacy Technician Training

    Sanford-Brown Career Training Programs" Areas of Study " Pharmacy Technician
  4. Visit  frogs4131 profile page
    #2 0
    I would recommend becoming a CNA in preparation for nursing school. I think this will help you a great deal more than the pharm tech program.
  5. Visit  hhfire623 profile page
    #3 0
    Thank you so much for the information, it is a huge help!