Golden Oak Adult School offers short-term career and technical education training, that provides students access to high demand, high wage careers for our local region.
This course prepares students for entry-level employment in various settings and practices; assisting the pharmacist with mixing/packaging prescriptions, inventory control and purchasing, collecting paying, and coordinating billing. Theoretical and clinical components included: medical terminology, pharmacy law, anatomy/physiology, resume preparation, and job techniques. Externships are provided upon successful coursework completion. Background and drug screening is required for externships and are provided at no additional charge. Upon completion of the course, with satisfactory grades and attendance, students may sit for the National Healthcareer Association's CPht exam at no additional cost, which is a $115 value! Students must possess a valid state issued identification. Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalency. Completion of the class does not guarantee employment.