If you have completed a Nurse Aide program or a Direct PatientCare certificate program you should consider adding this credential. Medication Assistants are allowed under the Code of VA to assist patients with medications in Assisted Living Facilities. The need for this level of training is growing as our population ages and more persons need placement in assisted living care facilities. This is the full 68 hour course as required by the Virginia Board of Nursing.
Spring 2020 Start Dates:
South Hill January 13
Keysville February 14
Medication Aide classes are offered at the following locations:
SVCC, Keysville and Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center, South Hill
In-State: $367* | Out-Of-State: $1,101
*The FastForward Grant will help pay tuition costs for qualifying Virginians. Additional scholarships may also be available.