The Board registers pharmacy technicians who may, under the supervision of a pharmacist, perform technical functions that assist in preparing and dispensing prescription medications.
Technicians must register with the Board within 30 days of the date of employment.
BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR REGISTRATION AS A PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
TECHNICIAN REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS UNDER 21 NCAC 46 .3301
All new applicants must first register through the Board's Licensure Gateway to create a user name and password. The Gateway allows access to all applications.
Board Policy on Registration of Pharmacy Students Employed as Pharmacy Technicians
The North Carolina Board of Pharmacy recognizes the following programs for technician certification:
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
National Healthcareer Association’s (NHA) ExCPT certification
For questions about technician registration requirements, please contact Lisa Parker-Hawkins at 919.246.1050 or by email at email@example.com.