Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) 


1. Will Distance Learning Network resume operation of the PBMCT Program? 

NO, there are no plans to resume operation of the program.  There will be no opportunity for recertification and future testing will not be available. 

2.  Is my PBMCT certification still valid? 

The PBMCT Certification issued for initial and recertification reflects beginning and end dates for the 2-year credential. 

3.  Does the PBMCT program sunsetting impact my current or future employment? 

We recommend certificants contact their current employer to address these questions and concerns. 

4.  Who may I contact with questions going forward?

The program will end effective Friday September 11, 2020.  For additional questions, please email the PBMCT program by email at:  The account will be accessible and active until 2021.  

5. How can I validate that a PBMCT certification is still valid? 

Please visit our the directory website at:

Pharmacy Benefit Management Technician Certification Program

Certifying experienced individuals desiring to provide the highest standard of integrity, competence and service within the Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) industry!

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Certification Success Stories: Brigitte Flores, PBMCT

Click on the video to learn how Brigitte Flores, PBMCT is writing her certification success story!  Ms. Flores talks about her retail pharmacy experience and how took steps to transition to working in a Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) setting. Ms. Flores talks about how she prepared for the PBMCT examination and some of the opportunities she's received following her PBMCT Certification. 

Pharmacy Technician Day 2019!

The Pharmacy Benefit Management Certified Technician (PBMCT) Program celebrated PBM professionals and our certificants on Pharmacy Technician Day 2019! Click below to see how we celebrated:   


Where Can I find Resources to Study for the PBMCT Exam?

Click the button below to visit our Resources Page for study materials and guides for the PBMCT Certification Exam.* 

*These materials and website links have been provided in order to offer a means to prepare and/or review for the Pharmacy Benefit Management Certified Technician (PBMCT) examination. The Pharmacy Benefit Management Technician Certification Program does not develop or endorse any training courses for the certification program. Use of these materials or websites does not imply the materials are the best or only means for preparing adequately for the PBMCT examination. The PBM Technician Certification Program has no affiliation with any of the websites listed below.  Individuals are not required to use these materials. There may be other materials available for use in preparing for the PBMCT examination.


Contact the PBMCT Staff for Questions

If you have a question or an inquiry about the Pharmacy Benefit Management Certified Technician Program, please contact us!  

We are here to help!  


The National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) has granted accreditation to Distance Learning Network, Inc.’s Pharmacy Benefit Management Technician Certification Program for demonstrating compliance with the NCCA Standards for the Accreditation of Certification Programs.






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