However, pharmacy technicians are not required to obtain certification to practice in pharmacies. Both the PTCB test and the ExCPT are approved by Minnesota State Board of Pharmacy to help train technicians to the highest professional standards. Candidates may also practice as technicians if they have completed 480-hours of training under the supervision of a qualified pharmacist.
To obtain a pharmacy tech license in Minnesota, the State Board has issued their
own requirements for candidates to meet. These include:
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The following requirements have been issued by the PTCB for candidates who
wish to become pharmacy technicians in Minnesota:
To maintain the pharmacy tech license in Minnesota, candidates must
complete CE – or continuous education.
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