The course introduce is designed to teach unlicensed personnel to administer medication in a safe competent manner. Upon completion of the course, the student will be prepared to take the NC Medication Aide Exam. The course focuses on the responsibilities associated with medication administration, including drug dosage calculations.
Minimum Requirements for Admission:
- High School Transcript, GED Certificate,
- 18 years of age
- Current enrollment / completion in a state-approved Nurse Aide I program or listing on the Nurse Aide I Registry.
- BLS Certification or Course Enrollment
Unlicensed personnel desiring to administer medications, as a Med Tech, in an assisted living or group home setting.
Family caregivers giving medications in the home may also benefit from this training.
MEDICATION TECH $175
* We reserve the right to reschedule a class due to low enrollment.
Additional Student Fees: Cost of Medication Administration Exam for certification ($ 25)