Regulatory Compliance Certificate

The Regulatory Compliance Certificate demonstrates your proficiency in understanding and navigating the extensive regulatory requirements for pharmacies.

Demonstrate Your Advanced Knowledge, Skills & Abilities


After earning this certificate, you will show your expertise in:

  • Public health protection and regulatory compliance
  • Pharmacy practice governance and standards
  • Compliance assurance and improvement
  • State variation and pharmacy technician impact

Eligibility Requirements

Candidates must be an active CPhT (through either NHA or PTCB) and meet one of the following eligibility requirements to sit for this exam:

      Option 1. Completion of a BPTS-Recognized Training Program for Regulatory Compliance, OR

      Option 2. A minimum of 1 year or 1,000 hours of supervised pharmacy experience related to regulatory compliance.

Recognized Training Programs

The following are BPTS-Recognized training programs for the Technician Product Verification Certificate Exam:

Additional training programs will be added upon recognition.
*Training providers interested in submitting a program for recognition – click here.

Exam Fee

The exam fee for the Regulatory Compliance Certificate is $49.
This fee includes one complimentary retake, if required.

How to Apply

To apply for the Regulatory Compliance Certificate Exam – click here or check out our special launch bundles with courses + exams – here.

Exam Details

The Regulatory Compliance Certificate Exam is a computer-based exam comprised of 60 multiple choice questions.
Candidates will have 90 minutes to complete the exam and survey.

The exam can be taken at your preferred location, such as at home, and is available online, 24/7.

As a part of the registration process, you will have the opportunity to indicate your need for ADA exam accommodations.
After registration is completed, you will receive an email with instructions on how to complete and submit your request for accommodations.

Taking Your Exam

This assessment-based certificate exam will be available in March 2022, but we are now accepting online applications.

Instructions will be sent to candidates after applications are reviewed and approved.

Earning Your Certificate & Badge

After passing the exam, you will receive a digital badge and certificate through Credly. This will allow you to print a copy of your certificate and display your digital badge on your resume, your social accounts (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter) or even as part of your email signature.


The Regulatory Compliance Certificate does not require renewal.