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Wyoming Pharmacy Technician

Anyone looking to start a career in the Pharmacy Technician role will first want to find out their state’s laws and regulations, and in this FAQ you’ll find some very important information that applies to Wyoming residents. Make sure if you don’t live in Wyoming you don’t apply this information to your situation, as each state’s laws are going to be different and therefore not apply to each other.

Do I need any certification to become a Pharmacy Technician in Wyoming?

Yes, the state of Wyoming is one of the few to actually require their pharmacy technicians to be nationally certified. However, this is the primary reason that technicians in Wyoming have a much higher average rate of pay compared to states that do not require certification.

Which Pharmacy Technician certifications are approved in Wyoming?

The PTCB certification is approved and required to work as a PT in the state of Wyoming.

Am I required to have a license to become a Pharmacy Technician in Wyoming?

Yes, all pharmacy technicians must be in possession of a valid state board issued license.

What is the contact information for the Wyoming State Board?

1712 Carey Avenue, Ste 200 Cheyenne, WY 82002. (307) 634-0636

How do I become licensed as a Pharmacy Technician in Wyoming?

You must complete all of the state designated requirements and then submit a written application to the state board.

What are the requirements to apply for a license as a Pharmacy Technician in Wyoming?

-        The applicant must be at least 18 years of age

-        The applicant must possess either a high school diploma or GED

-        The applicant must pass a criminal background check

-        The applicant must include a non-refundable application fee of $75

Does my Pharmacy Technician license ever expire in the state of Wyoming?

Yes, your license will expire every two years and must include a renewal fee of $75.

Is there any training required to become a Pharmacy Technician in Wyoming?

No, there is no state required training to work as a Pharmacy Tech in the state of Wyoming.