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The 68- hour Medication Aide program prepares students to administer medications in Assisted Living Facilities. Skills students will acquire include: Proper procedure for preparing, administering and maintaining medications; Aseptic techniques; Basic pharmacology; Assisting client with self-administration of medication; and Documentation.  Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the Virginia State Board of Nursing competency exam for licensure as a Registered Medication Aide.

There is a required registration fee of 200.00

*Must be a Certified Nurse Aide/Personal Care Aide*



Hours: 68 HR (40 Lecture/8 Insulin/20 Clinicals) 4-6 weeks



- 18 yrs+

- Must be a PCA, NA, CAN, or HHA with a valid certificate





Registered Medication Aide (RMA) – 68 hr

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