Pharmacy Technician Training

Become a licensed pharmacy technician in 12 weeks

Check out the FREE Pharmacy Technician Training program at JVS Chicago

Why become a pharmacy technician?

  • You’re looking for a marketable skill in a growing industry
  • The demand for pharm techs is expected to increase by 20% from 2012 to 2022—faster than other occupations. Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • It’s interesting and challenging: pharmacy technicians primarily help licensed pharmacists dispense prescription medication. They also perform many other duties in the pharmacy.

What is it? The Pharmacy Technician Training program

  • provides 12 weeks of hands-on training by nationally certified pharm-tech instructors
  • includes a 120-hour internship
  • results in a State of Illinois pharmacy technician license
  • includes job readiness training and career counseling
  • prepares participants for the Pharmacy Technician board exam for national certification

Pharm Tech training is for income-eligible adults in the Chicago metropolitan area.

Our program partners help clients obtain internships and job placements.

  • CVS Health
  • Mariano's
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart

Contact us

Call 855.INFO.JVS (855.463.6587) or email us at

Income eligibility will be determined during assessment.


Pharmacy Technician Training Program
3033 W. Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645

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