Medication Aide

Medication Aide Certificate of Completion

The Medication Aide course (ALHN 116) runs over a period of several weeks. See schedules below. The course consists of 120 hours of lecture, lab and clinical education and provides an opportunity to seek higher wages and/or improve on skills needed in the nursing field. It is a five college credit hour course. A qualified registered nurse will be teaching the course. Class size will be small to ensure safe and personal instruction. Certification state testing, after completion of the program, will be held at the training site.

Qualified students would include: a current Ohio State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) or an aide who has worked for one full year, full time, providing resident care in an Assisted Living Facility in Ohio. 

More information regarding the Ohio Medication Aide program can be found at:

STNAs who are interested in the nursing field and who qualify may benefit from this course, as there is pharmacology content and hands on skills in administration of medications. 

  • This course has been approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing.

Presently, the course will be held at:

Avon Oaks, A Caring Community  
37800 French Creek Road
Avon, Ohio 44011

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Spring 2013 Course Schedule for Medication Aide

LCCC Spring 2013 Medication Aide Course (ALHN 116) at Avon Oaks Nursing Home in Avon, Ohio.  Starts January 15, 2013 and ends on March 22, 2013.

Week    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1 Lecture & Lab 
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  January 15   January 17  
2 Lecture & Lab 
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  January 22   January 24  
3 Lecture & Lab  
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  January 29   January 31  
4 Lecture & Lab  
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  February 5   February 7  
5 Lecture & Lab  
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  February 12  

February 14

 
6 Lecture & Lab  
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  February 19   February 21  
7 Lecture & Lab  
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  February 26   February 28  
8 Lecture & Lab  
2:30 - 9 pm (2- 15-min. breaks and 1- 30 min. dinner) 5.5 classroom hours/ day
  March 5      
8 Clinical
2:30 - 8 pm
(1 - 30 min. lunch) 5 clinical hours 3/7
      March 7  
9 Clinical 
11:30 am - 8 pm
(1- 30 min. dinner) 8 clinical hours/day
March 11  March 12 March 13 March 14 March 15

  • For questions about registration, contact LCCC Enrollment Services.
     
  • For questions about the course, contact Linda Sulkowski, lsulkows@lorainccc.edu or call: 440-366-4508.

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