If you are unable to submit your application online, please visit our office before 3 pm on Friday prior to the start of class.
You are required to complete the application and payment process before you will be scheduled.
All training classes are subject to date and time change including weekends without notice!
** CLASS SIZES ARE LIMITED. YOU WILL NOT BE OFFICALLY CONFIRMED FOR A CLASS BLOCK UNTIL YOUR TUTION HAS BEEN PAID IN FULL**
If you are a facility with 5 or more students please contact us for availability. We will work with you to get your employees trained in a timely manner.
What is a Medication Aide?
A Medication Aide is trained to work under the direct supervision of a caretaker or licensed health care professional. They provide routine medication by oral, inhalation, topical and instillation routes when appropriate direction and monitoring is provided.
Careers4You Training Center is approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing to provide medication aide training classes for Findlay and the surrounding area. We offer classroom training and lecture hours as well as hands-on clinical hours. Our criterion meets or exceeds the Ohio Board of Nursing’s standards and guidelines.
Objectives and Goals:
Upon completion of the Medication Aide Training the medication aide will be able to safely demonstrate competency in administering medications to patients/residents within their scope of practice. The MA-C will be able to verbalize medications, their function in the body, proper use, storage and disposal. The MA-C will demonstrate infection control precautions, proper body mechanics, and respect the residents rights. The MA-C will understand and verbalize nursing delegation and report incidents, concerns or errors immediately to the supervising nurse.
To register for class, you must meet the requirements as set by the Ohio Board of Nursing:
**Please note: your online application for medication aide classes will not be considered complete until the following items are submitted to our office:
Attendance: All class and clinical attendance time is MANDATORY. If there is an emergency, you must talk with your instructor about making up the time, and call Careers4You Training Center immediately if you are going to be absent. You will incur a fee of $25 per hour to make up the missed time with your instructor.
Registration and Fees: To register for the class, you must complete the enrollment application and submit payment and all other required documents to our office. Sign up online by mail, fax or in person.
SEATS ARE LIMITED!
Fees for the class can be paid by cash, check, money order and Visa or MasterCard. Any returned checks will be charged a $35 NSF fee. All Fees MUST be paid in full prior to the start of class. The cost of this class is $900.00. Financial aid may be available through your local Job and county, state and government offices for those who qualify. Please contact your local office for more information.
The class fee DOES NOT cover the state test fee. You will receive an application for testing in class on the last day. Your payment must accompany this application. **Personal checks will not be accepted for the state testing fee.
Class Info: Classes are held monthly at Careers4You Training Center. Class times may vary monthly.
Recommended supplies include PDR/Nursing drug book, medical dictionary, notebook and pens/pencils.
If you need further information regarding upcoming classes please call our Admissions Coordinator at 567-208-7324.