If you want to know how to find accredited pharmacy technician programs in Nevada, we got you covered below! We cover what you have to do to gain access to one of the better fields in healthcare in Nevada! It is going to see tremendous growth in the future according to bls.gov, and you can get started today if you follow the steps below.
Find Pharmacy Technician School in Nevada
How you can Become a Pharmacy Technician in Nevada
There are some early and basic requirements to begin your education and training. We list them below for you.
1 – Be at least 18 years old
2 – HS diploma/GED equivalent
3 – Have no felonies/misdemeanors with no history of drug use or convictions for drug use.
The four steps to become a pharmacy tech in Nevada after you meet entry requirements is outlined below.
Step 1: Locate a Program Accredited by Nevada Board of Pharmacy
The list below is all the Nevada Board of Pharmacy accredited pharmacy tech schools in the state of Nevada.
Milan Institute-Las Vegas
710 South Tonopah Drive Las Vegas NV 89106-4031 702-671-4242
Pima Medical Institute-Las Vegas
3333 East Flamingo Road Las Vegas NV 89121 702-458-9650
950 Industrial Way Sparks NV 89431 775-348-7200
Northwest Career College
7398 Smoke Ranch Road, Ste 100 Las Vegas NV 89128 702-254-7577
Carrington College-Las Vegas
5740 S. Eastern Ave., Ste. 140 Las Vegas NV 89119 702-688-4300
College of Southern Nevada
6375 W. Charleston Blvd. Las Vegas NV 89146-1164 702-651-5000
Step 2: You Must Finish the Approved Nevada Pharm Tech Program
To get your certification you will have to pass an accredited training program in pharmacy assisting. You can pay the fee and register for the test after you graduate from the training course.
Step 3: Pass the PTCE National Certification Exam
The PTCE exam is the chosen certification test for pharmacy tech in Nevada gives you access to the working title of a CPhT (Certified Pharmacy Technician). There is a $129 fee to take the exam.
The PTCE is looked at in greater detail here.
Pharmacy Technician Pay in Nevada
Pharmacy technician pay in Nevada is detailed for you below with our sort-able table that uses bls.gov data.
|Carson City, NV||Hourly||$13.51||$18.00||$22.83|
|Las Vegas-Paradise, NV||Hourly||$12.19||$16.79||$23.51|
|Western Central Nevada||Hourly||$10.63||$15.24||$18.87|