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What exactly is CPhT Advanced?

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Jessica Briana Olson
Certified Pharmacy Technician

Its just a new designation for those techs who have more experience and want to show it.

Exactly. It’s showing that you are more knowledgeable & experienced in your specific area. 

Christopher S. Moore
Oncology & Inpatient - BS, AS, AA, CPhT-Adv, CSPT, NREMT-R

As previously answered, the (CPhT-Adv) is indeed a new designation to validate a CPhT's distinction as an experienced pharmacy technician, by way of additional examinations that are relevant to what some seasoned technicians are being allowed to do in some states today.  Information can be found here:

https://www.ptcb.org/news/ptcb-developing-advanced-cpht-credential27

https://www.ptcb.org/news/ptcb-launches-certificate-programs-in-medication-history-and-technician-product-verification-for-pharmacy-technicians-in-advanced-roles23