Medication Aide – Long-Term Care


This course is designed to meet the training requirements for the North Carolina Board of Nursing (NCBON) Medication Aide Registry. This registry listing allows nurse aides to administer medications to long-term care patients. Topics include: oral, topical, and instillation medication routes; medical asepsis; hand hygiene; terminology; and legal implications. Upon successful completion of this course, students are eligible to take the NCBON Medication Aide Exam.

Additional Information:

  • Text is required and is available in the SCC Bookstore


  • Driver’s license and Social Security Card
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Students must have current, unexpired (or actively pursuing a current) listing on the NC Nurse Aide I Registry

Total hours: 24

For registration assistance, please contact the Eagle's OneStop at 704-991-0123.

Please contact Rita Love at (704) 991-0328 or for additional information.