New pharmacy tech class to start Feb. 6

OCCC will have a new Pharmacy Technician course from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. starting Monday, Feb. 6 and running until Wednesday, April 11 on Mondays and Wednesdays in Room 407 in the Keith Leftwich Memorial Library.

According to a press release from Cordell Jordan, media relations coordinator the course is entitled Pharmacy Technician I: Basic Prescriptions & Dispensing.

“Cost for the course is $435 which includes 36 hours of instruction and a textbook approved by the American Pharmacists Association,” according to the press release.

According to the OCCC Corporate Learning offices website, “[The] program is taught by Michael Robinson, Certified Pharmacy Technician. Robinson received his certificate in 2006 and has worked in both retail an hospital pharmacy settings.”

There will also be a Pharmacy Technician II course for those needing to pace the national certification exam.

For more information or to register, please call the OCCC Corporate Learning office at 405-682-7853, or visit the website at


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