Nevada Pharmacy Tech Requirements

Updated 11/20/22

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Nevada State Specific Requirements:

  • Certification by the PTCB or the NHA as a Pharmacy Tech and completion of at least 500 hours of training and experience as a registered PTT employed in Nevada licensed pharmacies, which must be verified by the managing pharmacist of the pharmacy.
    a. Provide a copy of your PTCB or NHA certification (i.e. CPhT or ExCPT certification)
    b. Provide a signed form from your managing pharmacist that you have completed 500 hours of
    employment in a pharmacy in this state as a registered PTT.

Nevada Pharmacy Technician Average Salary: $19.16/hr

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