I believe that Pathway 1 requires completion of a recognized training program, but it is not specific to any required number of hours, only that you have successfully completed the program.
The Florida Board of Pharmacy indicates that pharmacy technician programs are to be, at minimum, 160 hours and some programs go up to 200 hours. These hours are fairly standard for such programs nationally.
I am not sure what you may be looking at that offers 3 or 5 credits, but I am guessing you may be looking at C.E. (continuing education) courses which would be educational-maintenance requirements for... (More)