1800 Solar Drive Oxnard, CA 93030

Office (805) 385-2578 para español (805) 385-2586

Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm and Friday 8:00 am 12:00 pm

people in white coats are looking at a jar of drugs
girl in a white lab coat is examining medicines


PTCB Recognized Education/Training Program qualifies graduates to become a
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) in just one semester!

This 240-hour program consists of theory and clinical preparation for employment in a pharmaceutical setting.  Topics include medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmaceutical settings, duties and responsibilities of a pharmacy technician, pharmaceutical terms, abbreviations and symbols; metric and apothecary systems, record-keeping, dispensing prescriptions, and the manufacturing, packaging, and labeling of drug products. Successful course completion qualifies students to apply to the California Board of Pharmacy for a Registered Pharmacy Technician license. To enroll, a student must be 18 years of age or older; must have a US high school diploma or HSE certificate (GED or HiSET). Foreign high school diplomas are welcomed as long as they are translated into English by an accredited agency. Candidates must be able to speak, read, and write English fluently.  Graduates of this program are eligible for a 120-hour externship. Prior to placement in the externship, all students must undergo a background check and live scan through the Department of Justice (DOJ) AND F.B.I.  Drug testing may be required depending on externship site assigned. Please visit the California Board of Pharmacy for the Pharmacy Technician qualifications and certifications at www.pharmacy.ca.gov

Instructor SectionLocation Class Dates                                           DaysHoursFee                
KarchaiTBDSolar Drive-S129Aug 23 – Dec 22, 2022

M,T,W,TH + Saturdays*

5:30-8:30 pm
Fee includes textbooks and externship

* Saturday schedule Sep 9,23; Oct 1,15,29; Nov 19; Dec 3,10