Bremo Pharmacy Technician Preparatory Course - We are now accepting registration for our Summer Session. Classes for Summer Session will start on May 11th/12th.


Register Early to reserve your spot for our Summer Session.

** Please note: Our classes follow VCU’s inclement weather policy. If VCU closes, our classes will be canceled. If VCU is on a delay, our classes will start on time**

Richmond VA Pharmacy Technician Class - Bremo Pharmacy - RVA

Work Smarter, Not Harder.

It’s not hard. You can have a new career as a Pharmacy Technician in as little as three months…

If you have just two hours per week for our pharmacy technician class, and 1-3 hours per week to study, our 12-week pharmacy technician course can give you the confidence needed to pass both the state and national exams. We offer the best pharmacy technician class in RVA!

Bremo Pharmacy offers the best pharmacy technician certification prep class in Richmond, Virginia! Come join us in our spacious classroom in mid-town Richmond. Our classroom is located conveniently within walking distance of the RVA GRTC bus stop at Willow Lawn (bus 18 and 19).

Next session forming for Summer course:

  • Option I (Evening class): Thursday, May 11th – Aug 3rd  (5:30pm – 7:30pm)
  • Option II (Daytime class): Friday, May 12th – Aug 4th  (10am – 12 noon)

 What You Will Get

Understand Pharmacy Career Paths

You begin the course learning a brief history of pharmacy and the technician. This includes subjects important to retail, hospital, industry, institutional, and all other fields of pharmacy technician practice. You will learn all about your roles and responsibilities as a technician in each field.

Learn the Specifics

You will learn key medical terminology, prescription components, routes of administration, drug information, pharmaceutics, drug interactions, and adverse drug reactions covered in the exams.

Understand the Legal Side of Pharmacy Work

Learn vital pharmacy law from across the U.S. and Virginia, including labeling requirements, controlled substances, compounding laws, and regulatory agencies like the Virginia board of Pharmacy, the FDA, and the DEA.

Master the Top 50 Drugs

You will learn the top 50 most common prescription drugs, their purpose of use, and their generic names so you can go to work confident.

Excellent Practice Tests

Your last two weeks of class include review, study tips, and practice tests designed to carry you through your exam.

Worry-Free Math Support

Four of your two-hour class sessions cover the math skills related to the pharmacy technician field. Don’t worry if you and math don’t get along: we’re there for you with extra tutoring sessions before each math class.

Eligibility

Our course is an approved training program with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy, and has no prerequisites. Eligibility requirements for the exams are simple, and can be found at the links below:

Virginia State Exam
National Exam (PTCB) 

Simple Pricing and Registration

The total cost of the course includes:

Registration Fee (non-refundable) $100
Tuition $400
Books (non-refundable) $125
Total: $625

The two texts used include Morton’s The Pharmacy Technician and the Pharmacy Calculations workbook. These books (paper or e-book) will be available to purchase the first day in class for $125.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at techclass@bremorx.com or (804) 285-8055 ext 130.

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Location

Bremo Pharmacies Business Office and Training Center
2002 Staples Mill Road
Richmond, VA 23230

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See What Our Students Think:

“I would like to take this time and commend the staff at Bremo Pharmacy on the Pharmacy Technician Training Course. You guys did a wonderful job of preparing us as students to sit for the exams. I have successfully passed the state and national exams.”

“I am just letting you know that I passed the Virginia Board of Pharmacy Exam. Thank you so much. I enjoyed the class. Wish I was still going on Thursdays to learn more!”

Additional Resources

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board

Find out more about the national exam.

Virginia Board of Pharmacy

Register as a technician, take a state practice test!

Virginia Board of Pharmacy

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