CMA Course Description

Become a CMA in as little as ONE WEEK

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Time Commitment:

  • 40-hour Course (on-site instruction & training)
  • Typically completed in 2 weeks
  • Day class is 1 week
  • New Online Hybrid Class – 20 hours online/20 hours classroom/lab

Tuition: 

  • Paid in full: $325
  • Ask about our payment plan
  • Includes tuition and skills testing

Books:

  • Textbook $45 (mandatory)

Program Objectives:

The participant will be able to:

  • Define the five rights of safe medication administration including accurate and complete documentation.
  • Understand residents rights, especially the right to refuse medications.
  • Demonstrate in clinical setting providing medications by the following routes: oral, inhalation, topical and instillation.

Class Requirements: 

  • Be at least 17 years old and expected to turn 18 within three months of completion of course
  • Ability to speak, read, write & understand English
  • Aware of & within the eligibility requirements for placement on the State Medication Aide Registry (as found here).

Testing:

  • The State of Nebraska has designated testing sites for Medication Aides.
  • Information regarding registration and fees will be given to students during the class.

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