Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I become certified?
Pharmacy technicians certified by PTCB report higher earnings and more promotion opportunities than non-certified technicians. Additionally, CPhTs indicated that certification led to enhanced self-worth, improved job satisfaction, increased knowledge, and the ability to make a positive impact on patient care. Employers trust PTCB certification because it represents a high standard of practice.
 
What is the cost of the Pharmacy Technician Certification exam?
The exam application fee is $129. Each exam attempt costs $129.