Certified Medication Technician
Course #801 Spring Only

The Medication Technician course is designed for Certified Nurse Assistants in nursing homes who would like to increase their skills and learn to administer medications.

This challenging course meets Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services guidelines. Successful graduates receive state certification in administration of non-parenteral medications.

Practice in administering medications is provided through classroom labs, as well as supervised experience in the student’s own facility.

Applicants must be Certified Nurse Assistant in Missouri, must pass the TABE test (given at The Career and Technology Center), and be a high school graduate or equivalent prior to the start of the course.

Must be active on the Missouri State Registry for 6 months prior to class.

The Certified Medication Technician program at the Cape CTC normally begins in March.  Students meet two days per week (Tuesday & Thursday) for 8 weeks
from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.

To apply for the CMT program, individuals must:

  • Schedule to take the TABE test with the CTC Assessment Center
  • Complete an application

For specific meeting date & time and estimated tuition & fees, please see the latest CTC Program Catalog.

1080 S. Silver Springs Road - Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63703 - ph 573.334.0826 - fax 573.334.5930