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Online Class 
2 In-Person Days

Medication Administration Program

This certificate course will enable students to a
dminister medication in a group home setting.


Next MAP days
July 15th Monday - 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
July 22nd  Monday
 - 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Unlock the crucial skills necessary for safe and effective medication administration in a group home setting with our comprehensive Medication Administration Program (MAP). Designed specifically for healthcare workers, medication aides, and caregivers, this hybrid course leads the way in enhancing patient care through proficient medication management.

***The Massachusetts approved course is "Responsibilities in Action Massachusetts MAP Certification Training". This course is offered online via MapMass. The student then attends 2 in-person days at Healthcare-Edu to practice/demonstrate and solidify skills necessary such as Medication Administration and Transcription.*** 

Key Features

  • Hybrid Learning Format: The MAP course deftly combines the flexibility of online learning with the indispensable experience of hands-on training.

  • On-Demand Enrollment: Jumpstart your learning with daily enrollment options that cater to your individual schedule

  • Self-Paced Education: Gain 24/7 access the Responsibilities in Action curriculum, designed to fit around your personal and professional commitments.  Access is gained the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month.

  • Practical Skill Development: Attend two informative in-person days to practice transcription and medication passing skills, making sure your practical knowledge matches your theoretical understanding.

  • Convenient Location: Join us at Healthcare-Edu, located at 793 Crescent Street, Brockton, MA 02302—a site easily accessible by bus and train.

  • Course Completion:  Once you successfully complete all components students will be approved to sit for the Massachusetts MAP certification exams. 

The Responsibility in Action Massachusetts MAP Certification Training program structure means you no longer have to choose between convenience and quality hands-on experience. After considering participant feedback, we’ve honed the best approach to learning medication administration—the seamless integration of online classes held every first and third Thursday of the month with a practical, in-person workshop.

Step up your healthcare career today. Whether you’re looking to broaden your professional qualifications or keen to deliver the highest standard of care to those in group homes, the Medication Administration Program is the perfect step forward.

Enroll now and harness the power of specialized knowledge tailored to make a notable difference in the lives of those you serve.

*PLEASE NOTE* Students who need to reschedule must do so 3 business days before their first day of class or the student will be charged a $50 cancelation fee. Last minute cancellations prevent other students from taking your slot and are unfair to your fellow classmates. 

The course is developed by Massachusetts Department of Public Health's Medication Administration Program.   Students who successfully complete the course will be able to sit for the States Certification process for MAP certification.


People who have the MAP certification are able to obtain positions as direct care staff with the following departments:

Department of Developmental Disabilities (DDS)

Department of Mental Health (DMH)

Department of Children and Families (DCF) 

Please note that D&S Diversified Technologies requires you to pay additional testing fees for your state exam that is not covered by your tuition payments.



July 15th &
July 22nd



ONE TIME Payment

Pay Full Once

Payment Plans


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Take a look at some frequently asked questions. 

If you still have more questions feel free to call us at 508 593 0968 or stop by the school:

793 Crescent Street Brockton, MA 02302

(Mon. Tues. Thurs. Fri. 10a.m. - 4p.m.)


Q. What is the Medication Administration Program Certificate?

The MAP certificate allows people to administer medications in a group home setting.

Q. How Do I Start?

All students need to do to enroll is to purchase the course or use our payment plan options to make their first payment.

Q. How long does it take to complete this course?

  1. For our Online course you can expect 20 hours of online work. The MAP course is hosted by the State and they only process enrollments every 1st and 3rd thursday of each month.

  2. Then come in for 2 in-person days.


Q. How do I access the online portion of my course?

The MAP course is hosted by the State of Massachusetts and they only process enrollments every 1st and 3rd thursday of each month.


Q. How much does this course cost?

The MAP course costs $500 and this price includes all study materials. Payment plans are available for all our courses


Q. After I get certified, can I administer meds right away? Can I apply for work right away?

They can administer meds once they have passed all necessary exams and have received their MAP License Number. That number is provided to them via email by TMU, the State Testing organization for Massachusetts. 

Students do not need to wait until completion in order to apply for work.


Is there a fee for MAP state exam? Does Healthcare-edu cover State Exam Fees?

Healthcare-Edu does not cover any State Exam Fee for any of our courses. The MAP Exam breaks down into 2 fees for $155. $55 for the knowledge exam (Multiple Choice) and $100 for the Med Admin Test Site Exam(Practical). For the practical exam, Students must schedule that with Stephanie directly, because of this anyone who is ready for the practical must be forwarded to me in order to get them scheduled.

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