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Iowa Pharmacy Technician State Requirements – Board of Pharmacy Technician Guidelines states the following requirements for becoming a pharmacy technician (this state requires two applications, a trainee application and a certification application):
-Complete pharmacy technician TRAINEE application within 30 days of starting any hands-on training inside a pharmacy (ie, through educational hours required by your program or starting a job), pay $22 fee
-Complete national certification (ie, PTCB or ICPT) within one year of submitting TRAINEE application
-After completing above requirements, complete pharmacy technician CERTIFICATION application, pay $55 fee

Online/Correspondence Pharmacy Technician Training Programs – Scroll down to see Campus Based Schools for this State.

A very good online training option at a reasonable price, click here to review the details about this program.


Pharmacy Technician Training Live Programs (campus based school)
-Drake University, Des Moines
-Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa
-Iowa Lakes Community College, Estherville
-University of Iowa, Iowa City
-Western Iowa Tech Community College, Sioux City