North Carolina Board of Nursing

Nursing Education

Medication Aide Curriculum

Teaching Medication Aide Class

RN Instructor or Master Teacher

  • REQUIREMENT: The RN must apply to the Board of Nursing to be certified as a med aide instructor and receive an Instructor Identification Number PRIOR to teaching a medication aide class.
  • Maximum number of students: The maximum number of medication aide students in one class is ten (10).
  • Charge for Teaching a Class: For the Med Aide Master Teacher or Med Aide RN Instructor who wish to charge for the teaching of classes, it is suggested that he/she look to their area community colleges for guidance on fees. What the community college charges for a given course should give the Med Aide Master Teacher or Med Aide RN Instructor an idea of what the general market forces are within their area.