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Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Certified Residential Medication Aid Certificate Program

with Jennifer Courtois, RN


CRMAs are in higher demand than ever!

This course provides standardized training for professionals working in state-certified residential care homes. State of Maine regulations, standard residential facility policies and basic anatomy and physiology are covered. Discuss medications, safe administration procedures, practice taking vital signs, transcribing physician orders and documenting procedures on the Medication Administration Record in accordance with Maine’s regulations governing residential facilities. Students are required to complete a Clinical Medication Administration of three medication passes for three different residents with 100% accuracy. Full certification and medication pass awarded on successful completion with 40 hours attendance, no exceptions. Course fee is nonrefundable. Masks and distancing required.

Registration closes at noon on Friday 1/22.

Participants must be 18 or older. No high school credential or background check required. Payment plans available for qualified applicants.

Note: CASAS assessment testing is highly recommended. Please contact our Saco Learning Center at 207-282-3846 or to set up a testing appointment.

Required: The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Pills Book ISBN# 9780553593563 (approx. $10, Amazon), a yellow highlighter, a 1.5 inch 3-ring binder. $100 fee for medication pass payable to the instructor at the time of your scheduled test.

Jennifer Courtois, RN, has 40 years of nursing experience, from hospital, home health, diabetes & community education and 10+ years teaching CNA, PSS & CRMA in both the classroom & clinical areas. She currently works as a consultant for an assisted living facility in Saco and full-time as a nurse educator at Group Main Stream in Westbrook.

  • Session 1: Jan 23 - Feb 20th, 2021
    Sat for 5 weeks from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Only 3 days left to register!

Saco LC

(207) 282-3846

80 Common St
Saco, ME 04072 Get directions

Room: Rm 2

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