Yes, there is no time limit on how long ago a PTCB-recognized education/training program had to be completed, including if the program was completed prior to previous exam attempts.
If applying for CPhT certification to retake the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE®) a fifth or more time, the applicant must also complete one of the following preparation activities:
- Six months or more of tutoring by a pharmacist or PTCB CPhT (PTCE Preparation Attestation Form Required) (For CPhT Candidates Only)
- Completion of a formal review course or non-accredited training program
- Completion of an ASHP/ACPE-accredited training program
- Graduation from a pharmacy technician associate degree (AS) program