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Arizona Pharmacy Technician Certification Requirements
Arizona State Board of Pharmacy
1700 W Washington, Suite 250
Phoeniz, AZ 85007
Web site: www.azpharmacy.gov
Requirements for a technician trainee: [AZ Board Reg. R4-23-1101]
1. Applicant must be of good moral character.
2. Applicant must be at least 18 years old.
3. Applicant must attach a photo and copy of birth certificate to the
4. Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
5. Applicant must submit an application ($50) to the state board.
(Trainees must appeal for more time or pass a board-approved technician certification exam)
Applicant must submit a renewal application ($36 + an additional fee for a wall certificate) to the pharmacy board annually by November 1st.
Pharmacist-in-charge is responsible for administering a training program and is responsible for maintaining records. [AZ Board Reg. R4-23-1105] If the state requires on-the-job training, then The National Pharmacy Technician Training Program can be incorporated into on-the-job training.
Can the ExCPT be Taken?
Certification is required by a board-approved program and technicians must pass a board-approved technician examination. ExCPT is applying for approval.
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