Certification is not required in Kentucky, although working as a pharmacy technician in the state is regulated.
Candidates who do have PTCB certification will be assigned greater responsibility and tasks by the supervising pharmacist – improving career prospects and salary expectations.
Registration to the Kentucky State Board of Pharmacy should be done within 30-days upon receiving employment.
To register as a pharmacy technician in Kentucky, the State Board has issued their own requirements for candidates to meet. These include:
The following requirements have been issued by the PTCB for candidates who wish to become pharmacy technicians in Kentucky:
To maintain the pharmacy tech license in Kentucky, candidates must complete CE – or continuous education.
Please Note – PTCB Test Prep does its best to ensure that all information related to pharmacy tech licensing in Kentucky is accurate and up to date. However, whilst we do our best to ensure that our details are as accurate as possible, at the time of writing, we do expect candidates to follow up with their State Board for any of the latest information that may have come to pass. If you notice any out-of-date details on this summary, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will review any issues brought to our attention and rectify any issues as soon as practicable.