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IV Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Thursday 24-Apr-08 9:00 AM to Friday 25-Apr-08 5:00 PM CDT

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NPTA Training Institute

15832 W. Hardy Road, #640
Houston Tx 77060
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Phone: (888) 247-8700
Fax: (888) 247-8706

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Event Description

NPTA’s Sterile Product Certification Course has been designed to train pharmacy technicians on the topic of sterile product preparation and aseptic technique, including USP <797>.

Most health-system pharmacy settings require IV certification and/or prior experience for employment consideration. This course is designed to meet all applicable State Board of Pharmacy training requirements for IV Certified Pharmacy Technicians!


Target Audience

 - Certified Pharmacy Technicians
 - Pharmacy Technician Students
This program is not approved for pharmacists.

Course Details
The course requirements include:
- 9 Home Study Modules
- 2 Days Hands-On Training
- 8 Process Technique Validations

>>Complete Learning Objectives

How the Course Works
Participants must complete nine separate modules of home-based learning, comprised of a reading assignment and comprehensive exam. A score of 70% or higher is required for each exam.  After completing the home-based study modules, participants attend and complete NPTA’s two-day Sterile Product Training Institute, located at the NPTA Training Institute in Houston, Texas.

Home Study Modules
- Introduction to Sterile Products
- Facilities, Garb & Equipment
- Aseptic Calculations
- Properties of Sterile Products
- Aseptic Technique
- Sterile Product Preparations
- Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)
- Chemotherapy
- Quality Control and Assurance

Training & Technique Validations
- Aseptic Hand Washing
- Horizontal Laminar Airflow Hood Care
- Vertical Laminar Airflow Hood Care
- Vial Manipulations
- Ampule Manipulations
- Hazardous Vial Manipulations
- Hazardous Ampule Manipulations
- TPN Compounding

Tuition Fee
$498 Members
$598 Non-Members 
 
Please note: This course is non-refundable and non-transferable.
Rescheduling is subject to a $250 change fee and is based on availability.

What's Included
Tuition includes: Sterile Products textbook by Pearson Education, official course binder, two day hands-on training institute, lunch/snacks on both training days, use of laboratory equipment and supplies, statement of CE credit and an Official Certificate of Validated Training, upon successful completion.

CPE Credits
40.0 Contact Hours/4.0 CEU
ACPE No. 384-000-05-072-H04
This program was released November 1, 2005.
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IV Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Thursday 24-Apr-08 9:00 AM to Friday 25-Apr-08 5:00 PM CDT

Speaker NPTA Trainer

Biography

   

IV Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Thursday 24-Apr-08 9:00 AM to Friday 25-Apr-08 5:00 PM CDT

NPTA Training Institute

15832 W. Hardy Road, #640
Houston Tx 77060
Google Maps | Yahoo! Maps | Weather Forecast
Phone: (888) 247-8700
Fax: (888) 247-8706

IV Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Thursday 24-Apr-08 9:00 AM to Friday 25-Apr-08 5:00 PM CDT

 
Before
24-Apr-08 9:00 AM
Member:
$498.00
Non-Member:
$598.00

 


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