Sterile Preparation Certification

Pharmacy Technicians and Pharmacists will complete the certification process, demonstrating the skills required for aseptic technique and preparation of various intravenous admixture products using USP chapter guidelines.
The first 10 hours of this blended delivery course offering are completed via online self-study and access to this component will begin on the start date and must be completed 2 days prior to the in-class component.  The 5-hour in-class component will be held on the last day of the course.  You must attend all of the in-class hours.
If the minimum enrolment target is not met, a course offering may be cancelled.  Please do not finalize travel arrangements until the start date.  See details of scheduled start and end dates for course offerings listed on this page.

Additional Information

Required Textbook: Johnston, M. & Tsallas, G.  Fundamentals of Sterile Products Preparation for Pharmacy Technicians. Prentice Hall. Pearson. (Canadian Edition, 2017)  ISBN 978-0-13-289694-8
Required Supplies: PHRM9504 Student Kit
Textbook and Student Kit available at the Bow Valley College Bookstore
For more information please call 403-410-1499, or email
For more information about all the Pharmacy Technician Sterile Preparation courses, please click on this link: Pharmacy Technician Sterile Preparation