Program description

This is a theoretical and practical certification program for sterile compounding for those who are pursuing pharmacist or pharmacy technicians position in sterile preparation. The program provides ----- hours of CME continuing education for pharmacists and technicians, incorporating recorded presentations, readings, video demonstrations, and practical in accredited IV room. The program covers sterile product preparation practice standards and regulations, pharmacy calculations, facilities and equipment, cleanroom personnel behaviors and expectations, sterile compounding components and procedures, stability and sterility, nonsterile to sterile compounding, hazardous drugs, and all aspects of handling from material receipt to final check or disposal. After completing all of the modules, participants should be proficient in the fundamental concepts required to ensure safe and compliant sterile product preparation. The Sterile Product Preparation Certificate will validate practitioners’ ability to provide optimal patient care.