Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
The purpose of this course is to teach experienced certified nursing assistants to administer selected non-injectable medications to patients who are 14 years of age and older. This complex nursing task is to be performed under the direct on-site supervision of a licensed nurse only in long-term care nursing facilities and state mental health institutions.
This standardized medication course will provide the basis of understanding needed for the certified nursing assistant (CNA) to administer medications accurately and safely.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Merrymeeting Adult Ed
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Name of Credential
Certified Nursing Assistant - Medications
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost