The Qualified Medication Aide (QMA) course prepares individuals to administer medication in the long-term care setting. Coursework consists of didatic instruction and hands-on practice in the skills lab setting. At the end of the course, eligible students will be candidates to sit for the Indiana certification exam to be added to the Indiana registry as a QMA. Total course cost is $950 and includes course text books, one current nursing drug handbook, and the state exam (covers 1st attempt only). The non-refundable registration/enrollment fee ($100) holds your seat in the class and is applied toward your course balance.
By registering for the Qualified Medication Aide (QMA) Course, you attest to the following:
- I am 18 or older
- I've taken and passed an Indiana Nurse Aide Training course
- I'm currently active on the Indiana Nurse Aide Registry
- I've worked at least 1,000 hours as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) within the past twenty-four (24) months
- By registering for this course, I understand that the $100 registration fee is NON-REFUNDABLE