TVCC Community Services will offer a Medication Aide class in Palestine beginning July 22nd. This class trains you to work as a Medication Aide in long-term care facilities and other Dept of Aging and Disability Services approved facilities.
The class will meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. through November 13th. Tuition is $625.00. Financial Aid may be available for qualified students.
Applicants for the state exam must be employed as a Certified Nurse Aide 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 the class start date OR
be employed on class start date as a non-licensed direct care staff in a facility licensed under Chapter 247 or an ICF-MR facility, state school for the mentally retarded AND have 90 days previous employment in the year preceding class start date.
For more information call 903-675-6212 or visit www.tvcc.edu/communityservices.
Registration form available here.
Financial Aid application available here