ICC Hosts Informational Sessions on New Pharmacy Technician Course

Illinois Central College will host informational sessions on its new course to prepare people for employment as a pharmacy technician. The pharmacy technician course is 12 weeks of classroom instruction, which will give students a solid foundation in the skills necessary for employment as a pharmacy technician and will prepare students for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exam.

Informational sessions will be held at Hickory Hall on the ICC North Campus, 5407 N. University, in Peoria. No pre-registration is required.

Upcoming sessions are scheduled for:

  • Saturday, January 9, from 10 am to noon
  • Thursday, January 14, from 6-8 pm

The pharmacy technician classes will be held Thursdays, beginning February 18 through May 12, from 6 to 10 pm, at Hickory Hall on the ICC North Campus. Cost of the course is $1,600, and includes tuition, Pharmacy Technician textbook and workbook, a set of Top 200 Drugs Brand/Generic flashcards, and a set of medical scrubs.

To register for one of the free informational sessions, visit or call Ellen George at (309) 690-6909.