Certified Medication Aide

Certified Medication Aide

Get ready for the next Certified Medication Aide program:
Coming Summer 2018

Contact cpeinfo@ocean.edu for more information

Expand your employment opportunities and increase your earnings potential through Medication Aide Certification.

The Certified Medication Aide program is a state regulated training and certification program that prepares Certified Nurse Aides to administer medications in an Assisted Living setting. Students receive instruction and training in the preparation and administration of medications; observe, report, and document resident’s status; review principles of safety; and demonstrate knowledge of measurement systems, body systems, and common diseases.  This course is approved by the NJ Department of Nursing governing medication aides.


Students must already be a CNA, CHHA with an active, and in good standing, license for the state of NJ. Upon registration the student will need to provide their CNA, CHHA or PCA license number, the expiration date and the last 4 numbers of their social security.   

Once registered you must provide CPE with a copy of your CNA or CHHA license with the last 4 digits of your social security number (fax to 732 864-3855).

Cost: $495
This certification is available for all New Jersey residents who meet the program prerequisites.

Course Code: CEHS-344