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We are one of only a few institutions that offers Nonsterile Compounding and IV Preparation Continuing Education (CEU) Courses for Pharmacy Technicians.

We also offer ICD-10 CEU course for Health Claims Examiners.

A Note About CEU Courses

To enroll in our Pharmacy-related CEU courses, outside students must be licensed by the CA State Board of Pharmacy. See below for more information on the CA State Board of Pharmacy Licensure.

Students in the Pharmacy Technician program at GMC will automatically be enrolled in our Nonsterile Compounding and IV Preparation courses.

Nonsterile Compounding

This 32-hour course offers Pharmacy Technicians the chance to broaden their knowledge of compounding. There are no exams and no books required and we offer morning, evening, and weekend classes. Additionally, all classroom materials are provided free of charge. Your tuition covers everything!

Tuition: $459 ALL included

At-A-Glance:

  • 32-hour course
  • No Exams
  • No Books
  • Morning, Evening and Weekend Classes Available

IV Preparation

This 24-hour course offers Pharmacy Technicians the chance to broaden their knowledge of IV preparation. There are no exams and no books required and we offer morning, evening, and weekend classes. Additionally, all classroom materials are provided free of charge. Your tuition covers everything!

Tuition: $411 ALL included

At-A-Glance:

  • 24-hour course
  • No Exams
  • No Books
  • Morning, Evening and Weekend Classes Available

ICD-10

Are You Ready For New Code Changes?

We’re thrilled to announce updated training available for our Health Claims Examiner Program students and graduates.

Please email us or call us at 818-509-9970 if you’re interested in signing up!

California Licensure for Pharmacy Technicians

In some states, like California, Pharmacy Technicians need to be granted state licensure through the respective Board of Pharmacy. Requirements vary widely so it is important to familiarize yourself with the regulations in your state.

In order to be employed as a Pharmacy Technician in the State of California, a State Licensure is required.

To be eligible to receive a CA State License for Pharmacy Technician, the following is required:

  • High School Diploma (or its equivalent) and Transcripts of coursework
  • No infractions, misdemeanors or felonies in any state, the USA or its territories
  • No engagement in the use of illegal drugs or controlled substances in the past 2 years
  • Proof of Completion of a Pharmacy Technician Training Program like the one at Galaxy Medical College
  • Live Scan Fingerprinting

FAQ

What is Continuing Education?

According to the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), continuing pharmacy education is “a structured educational activity designed or intended to support the continuing development of pharmacists and/or pharmacy technicians to maintain and enhance their competence.”

How much do the courses cost?

Nonsterile Compounding Tuition: $459 ALL included

IV Prep Tuition: $411 ALL included

ICD-10: $500 plus textbooks

How long are the courses?

Nonsterile Compounding is a 32-hour course.

IV Preparation is a 24-hour course.

ICD-10 is a one-day course.