Currently employed technicians are also required to pass the certification exam given by the board. Certification regulations vary from state to state. What Is a Certified Pharmacy Technician?
A certified pharmacy technician is an individual who has met all requirements of a credentialing agency and passed the exam given by the agency to obtain certification. A licensed pharmacy technician, on the other hand, is one who has met all requirements set by the state for him to be able to practice professionally.