Pharmacy Technician Immunization Administration Training
This 3-hour CE meets the training requirements of the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy, allowing pharmacy technicians to administer immunizations to individuals ages 3 years and older. This training includes a 2-hour CE self-paced learning module and a 1-hour CE hands-on injection technique check-off that can be assessed by any immunization certified pharmacist. Registrants must provide the name and contact information of the immunization certified pharmacist who will perform the technique check-off. The pharmacist will be contacted with instructions for check-off completion within 1 week of registration.
Completion of both the 2-hour CE self-paced module and the 1-hour CE technique check-off meets the HHS Guidance for a practical training program approved by ACPE for technician immunization administration. Please check individual state requirements for definition of a qualified pharmacy technician.
This program is recognized as fulfilling the education requirements for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Immunization Administration Assessment-Based Certificate Program.
- Includes Self-Paced Learning Module.
- Trainee is responsible for completing technique check-off with immunization certified pharmacist.
- Trainee must provide the name, email, and phone number of the immunization certified pharmacist who will verify the Injection Technique Check-Off at the time of Registration.
- You will need access to the following supplies to perform the Injection Technique Check-Off: Normal saline, alcohol swabs, syringes with 1 – 1 ½ in needle, syringes with 5/8 in needle, sharps container, bandages, cotton balls.
- Register here.