Medication Aide

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Program Description

This 24-hour course meets the training requirements necessary for current NC Nursing Assistants seeking certification as a NC Medication Aide.

Students who successfully complete the course are eligible to take the Medication Aide Examination to qualify for listing on the North Carolina Medication Aide Registry. To find out more about certification, visit the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services website.

Contact a Success Navigator in order to register, 704-290-5100


  • Driver’s License
  • Social Security Card
  • Copy of current listing on NC NA I Registry
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED

Tuition Cost: $81.40 plus tax

Text book cost: 33.25 plus tax

*dates and time subject to change (All classes have seats available unless otherwise noted)

DatesTimes DaysLocation
PHM 4100 302MNovember 15 to December 6th, no class on November 24th11 am — 3:15 pmMonday WednesdayBraswell 2213
PHM 4100 303MFeb 1 to Feb 179 am — 1:15 pmTuesday ThursdayBraswell 2213

Employment Opportunities

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in skilled nurse facilities, home health agency, assisted living facilities, or local hospital.

Educational Opportunities

  • Medication Aide  – 1-2 Weeks to Complete 

Contact Information

To learn more or to register for classes, contact:

Success Navigator, 704-290-5100