Technician Training Program

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Florida Statutes 465.014 requires pharmacy technicians to register with the Florida Department of Health, and to be eligible for registration technicians must complete a Board approved training program as defined under rule 64B16-26.351. The Florida Pharmacy Association is pleased to offer an employer based technician training program for Florida pharmacies.
See below for enrollment instructions and important information
NOTE: We have migrated the tech training program enrollment and technician member data to our new member management platform, NeonCRM. When you click the button “Enroll Here” you will be prompted to log in to your Neon Account.

If you have an FPA membership, follow the prompts to recover/create your login credentials for the new system using the email address associated with your membership.
If you are not a member, close the login popup box and proceed with enrollment.

* To receive the discount, technician members must sign-in
and complete the enrollment from their member profile.

Recipient & Billing info:
Upon checkout the “recipient information” will need to be the name and contact information of the technician that is enrolling in the program. The billing information could be either choice of the technician’s billing information or the pharmacy, supervising pharmacist or pharmacy owner’s billing information if that is desired.

Refund Policy:
By enrolling SEP technicians in this program you are agreeing to the technician training program registration, refund and transfer policy.

View the full Refund Policy HERE

Note:
It is recommended that technicians who successfully complete this training program to sign up to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board examination. For more information visit www.ptcb.org.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Where can I find my RTTP number? The RTTP number can be found on the FL Health website by pharmacy name.
  • How many total hours of training is this program? Number of hours of training = 240
  • How long do I have to complete the program? Length of training period = 4 to 6 months 
  • What is the minimum number of questions on the exam? The minimum number of evaluation questions = 100
  • What is the breakdown of the subject matter in the program? 
    • Introduction to pharmacy and health care systems = 6%
    • Pharmacy law = 6%
    • Pharmaceutical-medical terminology, abbreviations, and symbols = 33%
    • Records management and inventory control = 6%
    • Interpersonal relations, communications, and ethics = 5%
    • Pharmaceutical calculations = 29%
    • Other (Aseptic Technique) = 15%

** This information can be also be found on page 6 & 7 of the tech-train-prog-app PDF in the Documents to Download section above that each registrant receives.