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4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Evening - Williamsburg


with Sara Otey, LPN

Calendar Oct 29, 2019 at 4 pm

Spring Arbor of Williamsburg
935 Capitol Landing Rd.
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr – Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

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68hr Medication Aide - Nights - Williamsburg


with Sara Otey, LPN

Calendar Oct 28, 2019 at 3 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Fall Special: $550 (Regularly $600)

Spring Arbor of Williamsburg
935 Capitol Landing Rd.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Phone: 757-656-4533 (directions only)

Dates: October 28th - November 13th; Mon-Tue-Wed x3 weeks

Times: 3:00pm - 11:00pm

The 68hr Medication Administration Course is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved program. The course instructs participant how to administer & assist resident in self-administering medications, including blood sugar checks & insulin injections, in the assisted living environment.

There are 68 hours of training, consisting of 48 hours of classroom training and 20 hours of clinical training in various assisted living facilities, to assist in Medication Management and Administration in assisted living facilities.

The cost includes the textbook and all classroom materials. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Not Included: Students will be eligible to apply to Virginia Board of Nursing ($50) and the examination at PSI ($70) to become a Registered Medication Aide (RMA).

Students will also receive a complimentary "4hr Medication Aide Refresher Class" within 60 days of completion of the course as a review prior to taking their Virginia Board of Nursing Medication Aide competency test.

Prerequisites: A certificate of completion from one of the following:

  • Virginia Department of Social Services approved 40hr Direct Patient Care program
  • Virginia Medicaid approved 40hr Personal Care Assistant certificate
  • Virginia Board of Nursing approved Nurse Aide certificate
  • Please click on the following link for 18VAC90-60-60. Requirements for the Program Curriculum.


Additional Requirements:

  • Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray ($25 to $45)
  • Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police ($15 or more)
  • Wrist watch with a sweep second hand (inexpensive - $10 to $20)
  • Scrubs - preferably black
  • Black shoes & black socks
    **Must be vinyl or leather (leak-proof) & be closed top, toe & back
    **No canvas or slip-ons, mules, clogs, lace-ups, etc...
  • Virginia Board of Nursing Application ($50) and PSI Examination ($70)

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