USP <795> Pharmaceutical Compounding – Nonsterile Preparations Course at USP Headquarters

The schedule for this course is now 11:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m. (updated March 3, 2014)

Attendees will receive 3.75 CE hours

 Registration is now closed for this course.  New registrants will need to register onsite. 

The Federal Government has announced a two-hour delay for tomorrow, Tuesday, March 4, so as explained in the information sent out to attendees last week, USP will open on a delayed opening to mirror the federal government and the course will begin at 11:00 a.m. (instead of the original 9:00 a.m. start time) and the two hours will be added to the end of the course, so it will now end at 3:00 p.m.


March 4, 2014

Course Descriptions

USP <795> Pharmaceutical Compounding – Nonsterile Preparations

This half-day course discusses key standards found in USP–NF General Chapter <795> Pharmaceutical Compounding—Nonsterile Preparations.

This course is approved for 3.75 hours of continuing Pharmacy Education credit by an ACPE (Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education) accredited provider, for both pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

  • State the three categories of compounded Nonsterile preparations
  • Outline the requirements of the physical space for compounding
  • Summarize the documentation necessary for compounded preparations
  • List the elements of the Master Formulation Record
  • List the elements of the Compounding Record
  • Describe the three recommended sources of ingredients
  • Identify the type of water required for Nonsterile compounding
  • Calculate the beyond-use dates of three types of preparations
  • Differentiate expiration dates and beyond-use dates
  • Identify dosage forms not suitable for general compounding
Who Should Participate: 

Practitioners, including pharmacists, nurses, pharmacy technicians, physicians, veterinarians and persons involved in compounding.

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Global Education & Training

Dates Offered

Rockville, MD, United States

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Regular Price Information: 


Group Discount Information: 

$145 per person for 3+ individuals from the same organization (please contact for the discount code) 

Other Registration Information: 

$490 if register for both <795> and <797> courses (please contact for the discount code)



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