Home Study Details

    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast


    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Monday, September 27, 2021

    Offline Date

    Friday, September 27, 2024

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, September 27, 2024

    Target Audience

    Pharmacy Technician



    • Overview

      This second of three modules will explore Drug Enforcement Administration requirements that must be followed to reduce the risk for diversion of controlled substances. An overview of DEA schedules will be provided to equip the learner to classify controlled substances into the appropriate schedule. DEA registration requirements will be discussed along with methods to validate providers’ DEA numbers. This session will also identify the proper procedures for ordering, inventory, and record keeping as well as procedures for sale of controlled substances and restricted over-the-counter medications.


      • Slide Document :   21230H08_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   21230H08_6pp.pdf

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    • Pharmacy Technician

      Classify controlled substances into the appropriate DEA schedule.
      Identify DEA requirements for controlled substance ordering, physical inventories, and record keeping.
      List procedures for sales of controlled substances and restricted over-the-counter medications.
      Determine the procedures for appropriate use of all applicable DEA forms.
      Define DEA registration requirements and procedures to validate DEA numbers.
    • Activity Type


      CE Broker


      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-21-230-H08-T

      ACPE PharmCon is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

      PharmCon is an approved course provider for continuing education for nurses by the Florida Board of Nursing. PharmCon is also recognized by the California Board of Nursing as a provider of nursing programs.

      In order to obtain a Statement of Credit, participants must score no less than a 70% on the activity's test and complete a program evaluation.

    • Faculty

      Ann  Barnes, PharmD
      Pharmacy Supervisor, Patrick B. Harris Psychiatric Hospital

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