PCC will offer Medication Aide Training
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Medication Aide course on the Caswell County Campus on May 16 – 21. Classes will be held Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Monday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be eligible to take the competency exam and demonstrate skills requirements necessary to qualify for listing on the North Carolina Medication Aide Registry. Topics will include medication administration via the oral, topical and instillation routes; medical asepsis; hand hygiene; terminology; and legal implications.
A student must be a high school or high school equivalency graduate and be listed on the Nurse Aide I Registry to be eligible to enroll in this course. A textbook is required and will be available for purchase on the first day of class. The registration fee is $70 and due by 4 p.m. on Monday, May 14.
For further information or to register, call the Workforce Development Team at (336) 694-8064 or (336) 322-2156. Students may also register online by visiting www.piedmontcc.edu/medaide.