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CNA - Medication Tech

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Government license

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide. 513902

Description

Our standardized, 120-hour medication course approved by the Maine State Board of Nursing provides the basis of understanding needed for CNAs to administer medications accurately and safely. The course is designed to teach experienced CNAs how to administer non-injectable medications to patients who are 14 years of age and older under the direct supervision of a licensed registered nurse in long term care facilities and state mental health facilities. Potential students must be currently licensed CNA’s, provide two letters of recommendation from Registered Nurses, and achieve a qualifying reading score on our placement testing.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

12

Hours

120

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative (PVAEC)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Clinical and class testing

Training Location(s)

16 Church Street, Dexter, Maine

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Name of Credential

CNA-M

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Referrals to funding sources from EMDC, HOPE, and Maine Community Foundation

Refund Policy

Only if before the first class

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Maine State Board of Nursing

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Registration Fee

$1,000.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,000.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$16.00 per hour
Required Certification: CNA-M

Provider Status

Approved

Address

50 Mayo Street, Dover Foxcroft, Maine 04426

Phone Number

(207) 564-6525

Web Address

http://www.pvaec.org/

Last Updated

Oct 27, 2021

Created

Oct 25, 2021

Renewal

Oct 27, 2023