Sterile Compounding & IV Certification

Sterile Compounding & IV Certification

PHRA 1003

Prerequisites: Department Approval is required.  Call 281-669-4702 OR 281-998-6150 X 3597 for approval. The course is for Certified Pharmacy Technicians and Licensed Pharmacists.

A study of the process of compounding sterile preparations and aseptic technique within legal and regulatory guidelines specified by USP <797> standards.  Students will learn to apply pharmaceutical and medical terminology and abbreviations used in processing medication orders and sterile product labels.  Students will demonstrate procedures and techniques consistent with USP <797> standards.  These will include the performance of dosage calculations required for sterile product preparation, including the safe handling and preparation of hazardous drugs. 
Note: Materials Provided.  The test fee for the certification exam is included in the cost of the course.

Note:  Textbook is required in advance of the class start date.  Textbook is available at the South campus only.

Fee: $698

HRS: 40

CEU: 4.0


**Note: Class meets face-to-face 16 hours with 24 hours of self-study.  Class meetings and time subject to change - please verity at time of registration

CRN 50197 - October Class Face-to-Face dates & times:

October 24, 2015: 8:30pm - 5:00pm; October 30, 2015: 12:00pm - 8:30pm


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