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Pharmacy Technician

Sterile Compounding & Aseptic Technique (SCAT)

Sterile Compounding & Aseptic Technique (SCAT)

PHRA 1091 (PHRA 1042)

This course provides technician-focused instruction and training for the successful production of sterile parenteral preparations, a major responsibility of the pharmacy technician in hospitals, long-term care facilities, and home healthcare. A study of sterile products, hand washing techniques, pharmaceutical calculations, references, safety techniques, aseptic techniques in parenteral compounding, proper use of equipment, preparation of sterile products, and basic introduction to safe handling of antineoplastic drugs. This important work requires the mastery of aseptic technique: the procedures that avoid introducing pathogens into sterile products, ensure patient safety, and maintain product consistency.

Textbook Required: Sterile Compounding and Aseptic Technique: Concepts, Training, and Assessment for Pharmacy Technicians – Text with Student Resources DVD ISBN # - 978-0-76384-083-9. The cost of the textbook is not included in the tuition.

Schedule to be determined. See website www.tvcc.edu/continuing-education for further information as it becomes available or call 903-675- 6212.

 

Tuition: $350

Location: Athens/LA 106 & Online

Instructor: Darragh

Section

Days

Time

Dates

20902

M-F

8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Jan. 14 to Mar. 25

Emergency Management

First Responder (Emergency Care Attendant) Training

EMSP 1005

First Responders are trained to provide basic emergency medical care and are likely to be the first person to arrive at the scene of an incident. Many volunteer firefighters, police officers and other emergency workers are trained to this level. The First Responders represent the first component of the EMS system. Students who successfully complete this training are eligible to apply for certification with the Texas Department of Health as a First Responder. Textbook required but not available in TVCC bookstore: Emergency Medical Responder 10th Edition – First on Scene Textbook. ISBN# - 13: 978-0133943306. Study guide is optional but not required. Call 903-675-6212 for information.

For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed or certified by the State of Texas. If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.

Schedule and location to be determined. for further information as it becomes available call 903-675-6212.

Tuition: $150

For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed or certified by the State of Texas. If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicablelicensing agency.

Posted Date:
2/11/2019 1:40:18 PM

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