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Certified Medication Aide

Workforce Certifications / Medication Aide -
Workforce Certifications

Please note: The next start date is estimated to begin February 6th. 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 9AM - 1PM at the NEISD Community Learning Center.

Registration Appointments:

  • 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:

$800 Class tuition fee is payable in full at registration (includes tuition, text, and drug reference book). 

You are not considered registered until all documents have been received and notarized 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 $800 payable to North East Community Education

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. 

WFC_MA_SP24 Closed
Community Learning Center : 100C (24 person max)
Tue/Thu, Feb 6 - Jul 11
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  No Class Feb 27, Feb 29, Mar 12, Mar 14, May 16, May 21, Jun 20, Jun 25 & Jul 4


Min Age   18 yr.

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