Do Pharmacy Technicians get regulated in North Dakota?
Yes, pharmacy technicians are regulated in North Dakota.
Is certification required for one to practice as Pharmacy Technician in North Dakota?
Yes, recent licensed pharmacy technicians in North Dakota who does not have certification must be certified by March 2014.
Which exam is approved by the State Board of Pharmacy in North Dakota?
The approved exam is PTCB (PTCE).
When is registration for pharmacy technicians required?
Registration may be applied and obtained after completing the Board-approve education, training program and acquisition of certification. Another option is to apply for the pharmacy technician-in-training status and complete the requirements to become a licensed pharmacy technician within 2 years.
Are Pharmacy Technicians required to get their license in North Dakota?
Yes, Pharmacy Technicians working in North Dakota are required to get a license.
What should I do to become a License Pharmacy Technician in North Dakota?
Is training required for Pharmacy Technicians in North Dakota?
Yes, a training program is required by the State Board of Pharmacy in North Dakota to Pharmacy Technicians under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
Are Pharmacy Technicians required to have a Continuing Education or CE?
Yes, however a pharmacy technician is exempted from CE requirements during their first year of license renewal. After that, pharmacy technicians must complete a 10-hour continuing education each year before the renewal period. More so, CE requirements must be completed to keep your national certification.
How often is the Pharmacy Technician License renewal required?
North Dakota license for Pharmacy Technicians must be renewed annually on the 1st of March with a renewal fee of $35.
What should be done if I change jobs or change my home address?
Report any changes to the North Dakota State Board of Pharmacy within 15 days.
Other North Dakota Pharmacy Technician requirements to keep in mind:
North Dakota State Board of Pharmacy
Office: 1906 E. Broadway Avenue. Bismarck, ND 58501-1354
Mail: PO Box 94986
Professional Association for North Dakota Pharmacy Technicians:
North Dakota Pharmacists Association (NDPhA)