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Medication Aide

Students who have already completed an approved nurse aide course are eligible to take this 68-hour non-credit course. Students will learn basic pharmacology, the five rights of medication administration and proper techniques for oral and topical administration of medications. They will also learn how to perform blood glucose tests and how to administer insulin. Upon successful completion, they are eligible to sit for the state test to become a Registered Medication Aide.

Class Requirements

​Students must be 17 years of age or older
Background check of your criminal history – included in class fee
The student is required to take PPD Test, which is also included in fee

How to Register

To Register, visit

Please contact Mike Greer at 540-857-6407; or contact Career Navigator Amanda Decker at 540-857-6279.

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Main Office

Location: Thomas Center - Ground Floor
Phone: 540-857-6076
Fax: 540-857-7386

Mailing Address:
3074 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015