PTCB gains national accreditation

March 5, 2007

The National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) has accredited the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). The NCCA accreditation process included a comprehensive review of PTCB's certification program to measure its compliance against industry standards. Since 1995, PTCB has developed a national standard for pharmacy technician training and has certified more than 250,000 pharmacy technicians through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination. PTCB recently announced that it will introduce computer-based exams and expand the sites where and times when the exam is offered.

The National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) has accredited the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). The NCCA accreditation process included a comprehensive review of PTCB's certification program to measure its compliance against industry standards. Since 1995, PTCB has developed a national standard for pharmacy technician training and has certified more than 250,000 pharmacy technicians through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination. PTCB recently announced that it will introduce computer-based exams and expand the sites where and times when the exam is offered.

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