Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
Certified Residential Medication Assistants (CRMAs) pass medications and care for people in residential facilities. Residents range in age from children to the elderly. This forty hour course will provide you with the knowledge to transcribe health care provider’s medical orders, perform the prescribed orders, administer medications, obtain and record vital signs, make observations of the resident’s condition and report these accurately to the health care provider, order medications from the pharmacy, and maintain medication supplies in the residential care facility. This class is sanctioned and instructed under the State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) regulations by a certified instructor. The student will participate in classroom, laboratory, and clinical experiences. Class size is limited.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Lake Region Adult Education
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Name of Credential
Certified Residential Medication Assistant
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
no refund after class has started
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
Total Out-of-State Program Cost