Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm and 8:30 am - 12:00 pm Friday

1101 West Second Street,

Oxnard, CA 93030

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

Fax (805) 385-2581

Pharmacy Technician

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

Thank you for your interest in our Programs. 

During the current National Emergency related to COVID-19, our on-campus activities remain minimal, however, we are accepting applications for our Spring 2021 Pharmacy Technician Program. 

Please contact our CTE Program Specialist, Valeria Balderrama, with any question or inquiries: (805) 394-8229/Email: valeria.balderrama@oxnardunion.org  

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN*
*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.

Instructor SectionLocation Class Dates                                           DaysHoursFee                
KarchaiTBDOASHybrid schedule for Fall 2020 Semester  $1250     
Fee includes textbooks  

*See 2020/21 Pharmacy Technician Calendar for Saturday schedule.