Medication Aide

Medication Administration Certificate Program

This program is designed to prepare the participant to meet the requirements of the Medication Aide Act and to assume the role and responsibilities of a Medication Aide. The training is intended for the Medication Aide in an assisted living facility, nursing facility, or intermediate care facility for the mentally retarded. It may also be used to train Medication Aides in other settings. The Medication Aide training program covers the basic preparation for administration of medications by unlicensed persons in a skilled nursing facility setting. It is a 24 hour class. Students who complete this program will be eligible to take the North Carolina Board of Nursing Medication Aide Exam.

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED/ Official transcript required is required

Program Duration & Credits: 6 week program and certification eligibilible for National Exam

Day Session: 9:00AM-1:00PM (W )

Program Costs  Total Costs:$475. (Scrubs not included in cost)
Tuition
$290.00
Books 
$100.
CPR $50.00
Registration  $35.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Registration and Background check $35.00