Terms and Conditions
Terms and Conditions
Agreement between User and Pharmacy Tech Scholar (https://pharmacytechscholar.com)
Welcome to https://pharmacytechscholar.com. The https://pharmacytechscholar.com website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages operated by Pharmacy Tech Scholar (“Pharmacy Tech Scholar”). https://pharmacytechscholar.com is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use of https://pharmacytechscholar.com constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully and keep a copy of them for your reference.
https://pharmacytechscholar.com is a membership and education site.
Visiting https://pharmacytechscholar.com or sending emails to Pharmacy Tech Scholar constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that Pharmacy Tech Scholar is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. Pharmacy Tech Scholar and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.
You can access the 120-hours to CPhT Online Course for 6 months from the date of purchase. Your access to the course will expire at the end of the 6-month period. Renewal options are available if additional time is needed to complete the course or prepare for the PTCE.
Academic Honesty in our Pharmacy Technician Online Course
Our course is designed to be a self-study, self-paced online program. By enrolling in our course, you are attesting that you are in fact the person taking the entirety of the course. This includes watching each lecture in its entirety, reviewing the study material, and taking the examinations. You are also attesting that you are not allowing anyone else to complete any aspect of the course on your behalf, nor are you completing any aspect of the course on someone else’s behalf.
Pharmacy Tech Scholar is not responsible for any misrepresentation or fraudulent activity conducted by any member of its website. If you are using this site and partake in any fraudulent activity, including through this site or during the application process for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam, you are solely responsible for any civil, criminal, or professional penalties that may result.
Violation of these terms may result in account cancellation without refund and a report of the incident to the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.
Children Under Thirteen
Pharmacy Tech Scholar does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use https://pharmacytechscholar.com only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Organizations that have purchased bulk licenses are not eligible for cancellation or refunding of licenses unless explicitly agreed upon in contract language or invoicing.
For individuals who have purchased the Pharmacy Tech Scholar course:
You may cancel your subscription at any time. If you have not received your course certificate, you are eligible for a full refund if you cancel within 7 days of purchase. Any cancellations made after 7 days of service will not qualify for a refund unless all of the following criteria are met:
1. You complete the course within 180 days of purchase and receive your course certificate. 2. The time that elapses between completing the first chapter in the program and receiving your course certificate is greater than 3 weeks, indicating that you have potentially dedicated the requisite amount of time required for gaining knowledge from our program. 3. You take the Pharmacy Technician Certification exam after receiving your course certificate but do not pass the exam. 4. You send a copy of your notice of not passing the PTCE to [email protected] within 365 days of your original course enrollment date.
In this scenario, you may either elect to receive a complimentary renewal of the course for an additional 180 days or a full refund and cancellation of the course membership. To elect either of these options, you must indicate your request in an email to [email protected].
Refunds will not be provided to students who have violated any of the terms described on this page.
Disclaimer Related to our 120-Hours to CPhT Online Course and Eligibility to Practice as a Pharmacy Technician
Our course is recognized by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board as an official training program. Accordingly, passing our course will make you eligible to sit for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE). This does not indicate that passing our course will make you eligible to practice as a pharmacy technician. Each State Board of Pharmacy has specific requirements related to eligibility to practice as a pharmacy technician. These requirements can include, but are not limited to, any combination of licensure, board certification, and fulfillment of stringent training programs or other practice experiences. Please familiarize yourself with the requirements in the state(s) in which you are seeking to practice as a pharmacy technician. This course is intended to provide you with the didactic knowledge required of a certified pharmacy technician but is not purporting to make you eligible to practice as a pharmacy technician. Our program is not accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and we do not hold any state or federal accreditations as an educational institution.
Limitations and Disclaimers Related to the Pharmacy Tech Scholar Educational Offerings
While we make every effort to ensure the information included in our course is accurate, it is not intended to serve as a reference for the practice of a pharmacy technician. Additionally, our course does not include any simulated or experiential training and therefore is not intended to prepare the user for independent practice as a pharmacy technician. Users of our course must seek and attain on-the-job training prior to practicing independently as a pharmacy technician.
Pharmacy Tech Scholar has utilized resources believed to be reliable and accurate in creating our educational material. However, in view of the possibility of human error and the rapid nature of change in the health sciences, Pharmacy Tech Scholar does not warrant that the information contained in our educational material is in every respect accurate or complete and we are not responsible for any errors or omissions, or the results obtained from the use of such information. Users are encouraged to confirm the information contained in the Pharmacy Tech Scholar material with other sources.
Lastly, Pharmacy Tech Scholar makes no endorsements or claims related to the safety, effectiveness, or place in therapy of any medication for any indication. Medication information that is provided is only intended to provide the non-clinical knowledge expected of a pharmacy technician. Information is generalized broadly at the drug class level for simplicity and is not intended to represent complete and accurate information specific to any given drug product. Inclusion or omission of any medication is not an endorsement of or against the merit of any drug product.
Links to Third Party Sites/Third Party Services
https://pharmacytechscholar.com may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Pharmacy Tech Scholar and Pharmacy Tech Scholar is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Pharmacy Tech Scholar is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Pharmacy Tech Scholar of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via https://pharmacytechscholar.com are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the https://pharmacytechscholar.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that Pharmacy Tech Scholar may share such information and data with any third party with whom Pharmacy Tech Scholar has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of https://pharmacytechscholar.com users and customers.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of Pharmacy Tech Scholar or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. Pharmacy Tech Scholar content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of Pharmacy Tech Scholar and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of Pharmacy Tech Scholar or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Use of the American Pharmacist Association (APhA) PharmacyLibrary
Pharmacy Tech Scholar purchases an institutional license to the PharmacyLibrary for the benefit of its students participating in its online educational offerings. The use of the PharmacyLibrary is subject to the terms and conditions of the PharmacyLibrary. By participating in a Pharmacy Tech Scholar program and accessing the PharmacyLibrary, students must abide by the PharmacyLibrary terms. Students may not otherwise copy, transmit, rent, assign, lend, sell, or modify any materials from PharmacyLibrary or modify or remove any proprietary notices contained therein, or create derivative works based on materials from PharmacyLibrary. Students may not engage in systematic retrieval of PharmacyLibrary Owned Content to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database or directory without prior written permission from APhA. Students may not use any robots, spiders, crawlers or other automated downloading programs or devices, including without limitation, to: (i) continuously and automatically search or index any PharmacyLibrary Owned Content; (ii) harvest personal information from PharmacyLibrary; or (iii) cause disruption to the operation of PharmacyLibrary. Students may not disseminate any portion of PharmacyLibrary through electronic means, including mail lists or electronic bulletin boards and agrees not to restrict or inhibit any other licensee’s access to, or use of, PharmacyLibrary. Pharmacy Tech Scholar retains no accountability for student violation of the PharmacyLibrary terms, and students will be solely subject to the penalties outlined in the PharmacyLibrary terms.
Use of Communication Services
The Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Pharmacy Tech Scholar has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Pharmacy Tech Scholar reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Pharmacy Tech Scholar reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
Pharmacy Tech Scholar reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Pharmacy Tech Scholar’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Pharmacy Tech Scholar does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Pharmacy Tech Scholar specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Pharmacy Tech Scholar spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Pharmacy Tech Scholar.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you upload the materials.
Violation of any of the terms described in this section may result in cancellation of your course access without refund.
Materials Provided to https://pharmacytechscholar.com or Posted on Any Pharmacy Tech Scholar Web Page
Pharmacy Tech Scholar does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to https://pharmacytechscholar.com (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Pharmacy Tech Scholar Site or our associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting Pharmacy Tech Scholar, our affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Pharmacy Tech Scholar is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Pharmacy Tech Scholar’s sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
Third Party Accounts
You will be able to connect your Pharmacy Tech Scholar account to third party accounts. By connecting your Pharmacy Tech Scholar account to your third-party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third-party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by Pharmacy Tech Scholar from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the Pharmacy Tech Scholar Content accessed through https://pharmacytechscholar.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Pharmacy Tech Scholar, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, adverse consequences related to any of your work as a pharmacy technician, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. Pharmacy Tech Scholar reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Pharmacy Tech Scholar in asserting any available defenses.
In the event the parties are not able to resolve any dispute between them arising out of or concerning these Terms and Conditions, or any provisions hereof, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise at law or in equity for damages or any other relief, then such dispute shall be resolved only by final and binding arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act, conducted by a single neutral arbitrator and administered by the American Arbitration Association, or a similar arbitration service selected by the parties, in a location mutually agreed upon by the parties. The arbitrator’s award shall be final, and judgment may be entered upon it in any court having jurisdiction. In the event that any legal or equitable action, proceeding or arbitration arises out of or concerns these Terms and Conditions, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its costs and reasonable attorney’s fees. The parties agree to arbitrate all disputes and claims in regard to these Terms and Conditions or any disputes arising as a result of these Terms and Conditions, whether directly or indirectly, including Tort claims that are a result of these Terms and Conditions. The parties agree that the Federal Arbitration Act governs the interpretation and enforcement of this provision. The entire dispute, including the scope and enforceability of this arbitration provision shall be determined by the Arbitrator. This arbitration provision shall survive the termination of these Terms and Conditions.
Class Action Waiver
Any arbitration under these Terms and Conditions will take place on an individual basis; class arbitrations and class/representative/collective actions are not permitted. THE PARTIES AGREE THAT A PARTY MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN EACH’S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PUTATIVE CLASS, COLLECTIVE AND/ OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, SUCH AS IN THE FORM OF A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL ACTION AGAINST THE OTHER. Further, unless both you and Pharmacy Tech Scholar agree otherwise, the arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. PHARMACY TECH SCHOLAR AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
PHARMACY TECH SCHOLAR AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. PHARMACY TECH SCHOLAR AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Pharmacy Tech Scholar reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Florida in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Pharmacy Tech Scholar as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. Pharmacy Tech Scholar’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Pharmacy Tech Scholar’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by Pharmacy Tech Scholar with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Pharmacy Tech Scholar with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Pharmacy Tech Scholar with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Changes to Terms
Pharmacy Tech Scholar reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which https://pharmacytechscholar.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. Pharmacy Tech Scholar encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
Pharmacy Tech Scholar welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
Effective as of December 08, 2019
Updated on October 5, 2023