Become Trained in Pharmacy Compounding & Sterile Preparations

This comprehensive program will prepare students to work with sterile compounding, IV admixtures and aseptic techniques. The program will include key review and extensive classroom demonstrations and labs covering the following topics: aseptic/sterile techniques, IV Admixtures, critical area contamination factors, environmental monitoring, facilities, equipment and supplies, sterile pharmaceutical calculations and terminology, sterile pharmaceutical compounding documentation, quality assurance procedures, aseptic preparation procedures including proper gowning and gloving technique, handling of cytotoxic and hazardous drugs, general conduct in the controlled area, as well as other important topics. Note: Certain states require that pharmacists and pharmacy technicians complete pharmacy compounding and sterile preparation training programs prior to engaging in these related activities.