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Chemo Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Wednesday 25-Aug-10 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CDT

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NPTA Training Institute

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

Speaker NPTA Faculty

Event Description

Prerequisite
Participants must meet one or more of the following requirements:
  • Successful completion or current enrollment in NPTA's IV Certification Course
  • Successful completion of  an ACPE-accredited course on sterile products/asepectic technique
    40 contact hours or more, including both didactic and hands-on training (documentation required)
  • 600 hours (or more) of practical experience in aseptic technique/preparing sterile products over the past twelve months. (documentation and a signed letter of attestation from the pharmacy director required)

Target Audience
- Certified Pharmacy Technicians
- Pharmacy Technician Students
- Pharmacists
 

Course Details
The course requirements include:
- 10 Home Study Modules
- 1 Days Hands-On Training
- 5 Process Technique Validations

>>Complete Learning Objectives


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

Home Study Modules
- What are Hazardous Drugs
- ASHP and Other Guidelines
- Receipt, Storage, Labeling & Transport
- Risk Assessment, Controls & Medical Surveillance
- Biological Safety Cabinets
- Isolators
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Aseptic Technique
- Decontamination, Waste Disposal & Spill Control
- Comprehensive Final Exam

Training & Technique Validations
- Aseptic Hand Washing & Garbing
- Decontamination & Deactivation of a BSC
- Hazardous Liquid Vial Manipulations
- Hazardous Powder Vial Manipulation
- Hazardous Ampule Manipulations

 
Tuition Fee
$398 Members
$498 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: Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs textbook by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, online course content access, one day of hands-on training/validations, lunch/snacks on training day, use of laboratory equipment and supplies, statement of CE credit and an Official Certificate of Validated Training, upon successful completion.

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Chemo Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Wednesday 25-Aug-10 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CDT

Speaker NPTA Faculty

Chemo Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Wednesday 25-Aug-10 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CDT

NPTA Training Institute

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

Chemo Certification Course

Sponsored by NPTA

Wednesday 25-Aug-10 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CDT

 
Before
24-Aug-10 8:00 AM
Member:
$398.00
Non-Member:
$498.00

 


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