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Affordable Sterile Compounding training online

Sterile compounding is one of the most critical practices in any pharmacy or pharmaceutical setting. Eyedrops, injections, and inhalations all need to be prepared in a sterile environment by a qualified specialist. Proper ingredients, techniques, supplies, and facilities are needed to ensure the patient receives correct medication in a safe manner. Our online Sterile Compounding training program empowers you to develop practical, job-ready skills for a growing healthcare field.

This affordable, flexible career certificate program trains you for success in compounding pharmaceuticals safely and accurately. Graduate ready for a career helping patients!

Online Sterile Compounding Training Curriculum

Advance your career as a pharmacy technician by learning more about sterile compounding. Sterile compounding is a method of preparing custom medications in a sterile environment for patients. Through your online classes, you’ll build an understanding of sterile compounding, compounding procedures, and more. Your classes include:

  • Introduction to Sterile Compounding
  • Compounding Sterile Preparations

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What you get

  • Textbook: Sterile Compounding and Aseptic Technique: Concepts, Training, and Assessment for Pharmacy Technicians
  • Student Portal dashboard for instant access to online lessons and support
  • Learning Resource Center online libraries and labs
  • ProQuest® digital access to thousands of sources for research
  • An active online community of fellow students, staff, and grads

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Job opportunities

Sterile compounding is a highly specialized skill that is used by pharmacy technicians in hospital settings. The U.S. Department of Labor predicts that employment of pharmacy technicians will grow 6% by 2031 due to increased demand for prescription medications.



Our quality career training is designed to be affordable–even on a budget.


Our partnerships and online tools are here to help you as soon as you enroll.


Your lessons meet standards set by industry and educational accreditors.


Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

Earning your Sterile Compounding certificate is a smart move for anyone who wants to enhance their current skills and prepare for a high-demand field. It's a convenient and affordable way to upgrade your practical knowledge so you can get ahead.

As soon as you enroll, you gain an Ashworth College Central Network. It's an online toolkit that offers step-by-step guidance for building your resume, drafting cover letters, writing thank yous, and more. Your lessons may refer you to the Ashworth College Central Network as you prepare to graduate and take new steps in your career. After you earn your diploma, you'll retain your account so you can sharpen your Ashworth College Central Network anytime you need to.

Self-paced, flexible study is one of the many advantages of Ashworth College. The Sterile Compounding Career Certificate program can be completed in as few as three months or as many as eight months.

Related programs

In addition to our Sterile Compounding training, we offer a range of medical specialty programs to help broaden your knowledge and enhance your preparation for a great healthcare career.

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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