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EVENING | INSTRUCTOR-LED | TRAINED MEDICATION AIDE | Oct - Dec 2022

TMA001: Administering medication as a nursing assistant requires additional training. This challenging course will prepare you with the skills to administer medications under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse. The course will cover legal and ethical issues related to medication administration, principles of medication administration, body systems and medications for each system, and medication administration of non-parenteral medications. 

To maximize your success, it is strongly recommended you have current or prior work experience in a healthcare setting. The curriculum and standards of this course follow guidelines of the Minnesota Board of Nursing, Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA) regulations and the Minnesota Department of Health. 
 
Prerequisites: Nursing Assistant with long term care experience or Nursing Assistant with instructor approval. Competency in written and oral skills, successful completion of a Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)-approved 75-hour Nursing Assistant (NA) course.

Class Schedule: October - December 2022

Please read: Students are required to attend at minimum 48 hours to receive completion certificate. Class meets on Thursdays from 1700 - 2000 (5:00pm - 8:00pm) with a combination of independent study + scheduled return demonstration of medication pass. 

This course is offered in a blended format using both classroom and online curriculum. 

Course Texts:

1. Zandu Health Initiative TMA Textbook 

LR20210716

Course Schedule

Course Start Date 10-06-2022 5:00 pm
Course End Date 12-15-2022 8:00 pm
Capacity 14
Registered 3
Remaining Seats 11
Cut off date 10-06-2022 5:00 pm
Individual Price $500.00
Location Bloomington | ZHI