Become a Certified Medication Aide Quickly
You want to become a CMA. And you want to select the best school to get certified. Congratulations! You are in the right place. Read on to find out what sets Quality Career Pathways apart from the competition, plus get all the details about the CMA Course.
CMA COURSE DESCRIPTION
The Certified Medication Aide Course Will Teach You:
The five rights of safe medication administration including accurate and complete documentation.
Residents rights, especially the right to refuse medications.
How to administer medications in clinical setting by the following routes: oral, inhalation, topical and instillation.
Hours To Completion: 40
- Traditional: 100% classroom
- Hybrid: 24* online; 12 classroom
- (* 100% online completed prior to classroom session, min. 24 hrs)
All Inclusive Tuition: $340
NOTE: Not all schools include testing fees with registration resulting in an additional payment to a 3rd party at a later date. Testing is INCLUDED with QCP payment at time of registration.
Course Cost: $255
State Written Exam (required): $35
State Clinical Exam (required): $50
Requirements To Enroll:
Be at least 18 years of age
Ability to speak, read, write & understand English
Attend class at Quality Career Pathways in Omaha, NE
Aware of & within the eligibility requirements for placement on the State Medication Aide Registry
CMA COURSE CALENDAR
|Location||Course||Day Part||Date||Time||Day of the Week|
|Weekend||09/30, 10/01||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Saturday & Sunday|
|Weekend||10/14, 10/15||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Saturday & Sunday|
Enroll by 10/11
|Weekday||10/18, 10/19||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Wednesday & Thursday|
Enroll by 10/17
|Weekday||10/24, 10/25||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Tuesday & Wednesday|
|Fort||CMA||Weekend||11/4, 11/5||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Saturday & Sunday|
|Fort||CMA||Weekend||11/18, 11/19||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Saturday & Sunday|
|Vinton||CMA||Weekday||11/30, 12/1||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Thursday & Friday|
|Fort||CMA||Weekday||12/7, 12/8||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Thursday & Friday|
|Fort||CMA||Weekend||12/16, 12/17||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Saturday & Sunday|
|Vinton||CMA||Weekday||12/28, 12/29||8:00 am - 4:30 pm||Thursday & Friday|
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|1 Online Hour, Plus Testing
One hour of online study is required prior to day of testing.
Testing is scheduled every 45 minutes during a 3 hour block. LEARN MORE
|If you took your CMA class elsewhere, you can sit for your written exam at QCP.
Quality Career Pathways is a state-approved testing provider with multiple locations to serve you. Simply view our testing dates, select your time, and register.VIEW DATES