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      South Carolina Board of Pharmacy Approves the ExCPT

      Posted by Jessica Langley on April 2018

      On Wednesday, March 14, the South Carolina Board of Pharmacy approved the ExCPT. Here are some important details:

      • Effective immediately, pharmacy technicians can submit their ExCPT certificates for registration by the Board as a SC State Certified Pharmacy Technician.
      • Technicians must first register as a SC Pharmacy Technician.
      • Along with proof of certification, candidates must also submit a certificate or diploma from an ASHP accredited training program and an affidavit documenting 1,000 hours of practice in a pharmacy under a licensed pharmacist to become registered with the state as a Certified Pharmacy Technician.

      To learn about eligibility requirements, click here.  For general information on the ExCPT exam, you can learn more on nhanow.com.

       

      Questions? Contact your NHA representative or the South Carolina Board of Pharmacy.


       

      Topics: regulatory updates, pharmacy, getting certified, pharm tech

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