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Certified Nursing Assistant – Medication (CNA-M)

A Certified Nursing Assistant – Medication Aide is an experienced CNA who has completed additional training to administer non-injectable medications to patients who are 4 years of age or older. These aides may work in nursing facilities, assisted living centers, state mental health institutions, county jails and state correctional facilities.

RSU54 Adult & Community Education in Skowhegan in collaboration with Mount Joseph Residence & Rehabilitation in Waterville, Maine will be offering a CNA-M course*. The cost of this course is $1,440.00
This course requires 120 hours of training, labs and clinical. Prerequisites: active and in good standing on the Maine State CNA Registry with no disqualifying annotations; have completed at least the equivalent of one year of full-time employment as a CNA prior to taking the course; and achieved a 10th grade level on a reading comprehension assessment.

Applications Due
Friday, December 10, 2021

RSU54 Adult & Community Education
Attn: Jeremy Lehan, Director
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976

For an application, please contact the office at 207-474-7553 or click on the link below.

*Classes will start January 11, 2022, and will be held every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, ending February 23, 2022. 

All classes, labs, and clinicals will be at MSJ in Waterville.

Note:  Any individual entitled to educational assistance under Chapter 31, Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, or Chapter 33, Post—9/11 GI Bill benefits, will not be penalized (including assessment of late fees) or denied access to classes, libraries or other institutional facilities because of the individual’s inability to meet his or her financial obligation due to the delayed disbursement funding from VA under chapter 31 or 33.

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