Medication Aide

This is a 24-hour State Approved course involves class and lab practice. Students must score 90 on the final exam. The course involves the six rights of medication administration, accuracy, infection control, patient's rights and scope of practice. Upon completion, students are eligible to take the N.C. State Board Medication Aide Exam for skilled nursing homes (This is not the same as the Med Tech of Med Aide for Assisted Living Centers and Rest Home requires). Cost: $70; book $10.


  • Two matching government ID cards (Photo driver's license/social security card/military or passport).
  • High School Diploma/GED/ High School Transcript – if not must pass reading test.
  • Current NA I registry validation.

2018 Spring Class

March 5-March 21, M/WED nights 5:30-9:30 p.m. Public Safety J1180 

For more information, please contact:

Iman Fullard
Administrative Assistant for CNA
PSSB J1010
(919) 464-2368

Connie H. Grady
Director, Health Education and Nursing Assistant Programs
Public Safety Services J1130
(919) 464-2355