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Certified Medication Aide


Workforce Certifications / Medication Aide -
Workforce Certifications 2022-2023

Please note: The next start date is estimated to begin February 21st. If you'd like to be notified of any updates, please select "Interested - Please email me updates". The Coordinator will email you closer to the date so you can begin registering.

The NEISD Medication Aide Certification Program for Certified Nurses Aides is a Texas Health and Human Services approved training program. This course meets the required 140 hours, and students take the state examination at the program's conclusion.

Class runs on Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30-5:30 at the NEISD Community Learning Center.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be employed as certified nurse aides listed on the Texas Nurse Aide Registry in active status and currently employed in a facility licensed under Texas Health and Safety Code Chapter 242 on class start date or employed on class start date as non-licensed direct care staff in a facility licensed under Chapter 247; a state supported living center or ICF/IID and have 90 days previous employment in the year preceding the class start date.
  • A high school diploma or GED/HSE
  • Social Security Card
  • State Photo ID
  • Read, write, speak and understand English

Registration Requirements:

$675 Class tuition fee is payable in full at registration (includes tuition, text, and drug reference book). *****

$25 non-refundable money order payable to Texas Health and Human Services (for application and exam fee)

You are not considered registered until all documents have been received and notorized by the NEISD coordinator.

  • High School Diploma, certified transcript or GED/HSE Certificate
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
    • Nursing Home Administrator and
    • Director of Nursing.
  • Nurse Aide Certificate
  • Social Security card
  • Tuition of $675 payable to North East Community Education
  • $25 non-refundable money order payable to Texas Health and Human Services

***** Any payment arrangements will need a contract developed and approved by the Coordinator. An initial payment of $300 is due at registration. Price for any appointments set up after 6/16/2022. 

8/22/2022: Refunds - We will refund the amount to the original payment method, minus a 3% processing fee, if notified 2 business days before class start date. 

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Community Learning Center
Tue/Thu, Feb 21 - Aug 24
1:30 - 5:30 PM

  No Class Jul 4 & Aug 1


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Min Age   18 yr.

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Community Learning Center
Tue/Thu, Aug 16 - Jan 19
1:30 - 5:30 PM

  No Class Nov 22, Nov 24, Dec 20, Dec 22, Dec 27 & Dec 29


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