What We Do


NPTA is committed to serving pharmacy technicians through education, advocacy and support.


NPTA is a leading provider of accredited continuing education programs for Certified Pharmacy Technicians and offers advanced certifications in sterile compounding, hazardous compounding and non-sterile compounding.


At NPTA, we believe that we’re stronger together. We are passionate about addressing legislative and regulatory issues that affect our members, the pharmacy profession and patient safety.  We use our collective voice to improve pharmaceutical care through the advancement of the role of pharmacy technicians.


NPTA is advancing our profession, while staying focused on our members. We are here to support our members throughout their entire career journey...from information on state-specific regulations...to resources to obtain and maintain national certification...to tips on career navigation...to information on the latest industry news...and pathways for career advancement. NPTA has you covered!