Hawaii Pharmacy Technician Requirements

Do Pharmacy Technicians get regulated in Hawaii?

No, Pharmacy Technicians don’t get regulated in Hawaii.

 

Is certification required for one to practice as Pharmacy Technician in Hawaii?

No, however a certified Pharmacy Technician gets more job offers than those without certification.

 

What are the approved certification exams required by the State Board of Pharmacy in Hawaii?

The only approved certification exam is PTCB (PTCE) as of this time.

 

Is Pharmacy Technician licensure required in Hawaii?

No, The State Board of Pharmacy does not require license to practice as a Pharmacy Technician in Hawaii.

 

Is training required for Pharmacy Technicians in Hawaii?

No, however, you are required to work under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist in Hawaii.

 

Are Pharmacy Technicians required to have a Continuing Education or CE?  

No, Pharmacy Technicians are not required to have continuing education.

 

Resources:

The Hawaii State Board of Pharmacy Information
Address:                               PO Box 3469. Honolulu, HI 96801

Phone:                  808-586-2694
Fax:                        808-586-2874
Website:                http://www.hawaii.gov/dcca/pvl/boards/pharmacy

Are There Any Professional Associations?
The Hawaii Pharmacists Association

http://www.hipharm.org.