Lake Superior College
Trained Medication Aide (TMA)
#: WDCL1830    ID: 20201-30    Section: 07.16.2019  
Description:
This introductory course is designed to train unlicensed personnel to administer medication in a variety of health care settings. The course meets the curriculum standards established by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for the training to become a Trained Medication Aide (TMA).

Students will study the legal requirements, safety measures, terminology, body systems, and the use of references related to the administration of medication. Students will study actions, dosages, toxic symptoms and special considerations of commonly prescribed medications. Students will also study and practice the administration of oral, topical, optic, ophthalmic and rectal forms of medication in a lab setting.

Prerequisites: Students must be 18 years or older to register and they must provide a copy of their current Minnesota CNA license prior to the start of class.
Bring to Class:
 Days:       Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Dates:          July 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31, August 1, 6*

*tentative, if needed.

Time:                3:30 pm - 8:30pm

Instructor:        Kristen Fenlason,Roz Andrew, Tracy  Sonterre-Rieger      

Room:     E2046                    

BOOK: Included in Tuition
 
PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be 18 years or older to register
  • Eligibility: Students must be a Nursing Assistant on the Nursing Assistant Registry.
 

To drop or reschedule, please call 218-733-7601 - option 3 
or registrar@lsc.edu


Accommodations

Individuals with a documented disability may request reasonable accommodations from the LSC Disability Coordinator at 218-733-7650 (voice) or 800-627-3529 (MSR/TTY).

 

Inclement Weather

Inclement weather announcements will be posted to the Lake Superior College’s website (www.lsc.edu). Cancellations will also be announced on the following radio and commercial television stations:
KDAL-AM, 610- AM; KDAL-FM, 95.7-FM; KKBC-FM, 105-FM; KLDJ-FM 101.7-FM; KTCO-FM, 98.9-FM; KRBR-FM, 102.5-FM; WDSMAM, 710-AM; WEBC-AM, 560-AM.

Parking/Entrance

Parking is free and available in the Parking Lot 2. Please do not park in reserved Staff or Administration parking. The closest entrance is the Main E-Building Entrance near the Information Desk.
 

Driving Directions
 
From North
  • Take US 53 South
  • Right turn on Trinity Road (US 53) past Miller Hill Mall
  • Follow Trinity Road to Lake Superior College
  From South
  • Take Interstate 35 North
  • Merge onto US-53 N via EXIT 255A on the LEFT toward 21ST AVE W
  • Follow US-53 N (Trinity Rd) to Lake Superior College (on left)
  From North Shore
  • Take MN 61 South; MN 61 becomes London Road
  • Turn Left onto Interstate 35 South
  • Merge onto US-53 N via EXIT 255A toward 21ST AVE W
  • Follow US-53 N (Trinity Rd) to Lake Superior College (on left)
Day(s):
Varied Schedule
Time:
3:30 PM
Sessions:
10
Cost:
$660.00
Instructors:
Kristen Fenlason
Tracy Sonterre-Rieger
Roslyn Andrew
Registration Cutoff Date:
07/13/2019
Dates & Times:
07/16/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/17/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/18/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/23/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/24/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/25/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/30/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
07/31/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
08/01/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )
08/06/2019   3:30PM - 8:30PM LSC Main Campus - TBA - To Be Announced ( See Map )