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Alabama - Registration Requirements

Alabama Pharmacy Technician Registration Requirements:

Required
  1. Applicant Have attained the age of seventeen (17).
  2. Applicant must submit a written application on a form provided by the Board of Pharmacy.
  3. All pharmacy technicians shall pay the renewal fee biennially with this fee being due on October 31 and delinquent after December 31 of odd numbered years. All pharmacy technician registrations shall expire on December 31 biennially in odd numbered years.
  4. Each technician registered by the Board shall notify the board in writing within 10 days on change of employment. The notice shall contain his/he name, registration number, the name of the pharmacy where formerly employed and the name of the pharmacy where currently employed.

Alabama Pharmacy Technician Training or Educational Requirement

Not Required.

Alabama Pharmacy Technician Certification Requirement

Not Required.

Alabama For Pharmacy Technician License Renewal

Required
  • Biannually on odd-numbered years due on October 31st.

Alabama Continuing Education Requirement

Required.
  • Pharmacy Technicians shall complete three (3) hours of continuing education every year as a condition of registration renewal. By submitting the biennial renewal, a pharmacy technician is representing their compliance with this requirement by the end of the relevant calendar year.

Alabama Pharmacy Technician Role and Ratio

Three (3) technicians, one of which shall be certified through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or the Institute for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ICPT), on duty are sufficient in the prescription area of a retail pharmacy or an institutional pharmacy for each full time licensed pharmacist on duty. Nothing in this rule shall prevent a pharmacy from employing technicians to perform supervised tasks not requiring professional judgment.

Alabama Pharmacy Technician Salary

  • From Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • Hourly Average Salary: $12.12
  • Hourly Average Salary: $25,220
  • Employment: 6420

Alabama State Board of Pharmacy

  • The Alabama State Board of Pharmacy was established by legislative action in 1887. It regulates and controls the practice of pharmacy and the management and operation of pharmacies that affect the public health, safety and welfare of the people of Alabama.
Alabama State Board of Pharmacy
10 Inverness Center, Suite 110
Birmingham, AL 35242
Voice +1.205.981.2280
Fax +1.205.981.2330
Alabama Board of Pharmacy
Alabama State Board of Pharmacy

Alabama Pharmacy Association

  • Mission: The APA (Alabama Pharmacy Association) was established in 1881 and is the oldest professional organization for pharmacy in the state. APA members represent all practices of pharmacy and are committed to their profession and their patients.
Alabama Pharmacy Association
1211 Carmichael Way
Montgomery, AL 36106
Voice +1.334.271.4222
Fax +1.334.271.5423
Alabama Pharmacy Association
Alabama Pharmacy Association

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