DC Pharmacy Tech Requirements

Updated 11/9/22

The District of Columbia has a powerpoint presentation that covers their requirements. In short, you’ll need to pass the PTCB Exam and that’s where we can help. The PTCB Requires that you pass a Recognized Course prior to sitting for their exam. Our students have an 85% PTCB Pass Rate!

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Requirements:

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Continuing Education Requirements:

  • Obtain 20 hours of Continuing Education (CE) during 2 year re-certification cycle
  • 1 hour must be in Pharmacy Law, 1 hour must be in Patient Safety
  • All Continuing Education must be Tech-Specific
  • The PTCB Re-certification Fee is $40 and is payable to the PTCB every 2 years