This course certifies trainees to administer medications in OPWDD-funded residential and day programs.  This course including: responsibilities of AMAP certification, common medications, side effects, rights and responsibilities of administering medication, measurement of vital signs, and common abbreviations used in the medical field. 
Approved-medication-administration-personTrainees must attend each day and must score 80% on exams.  Final Certification follows successful demonstration of skills at trainee's agency, supervised by agency nurse. 
All trainees should have an AMAP text book for their own use. Agencies can purchase AMAP books at an additional fee.
Price includes all materials with the exception of AMAP books, which may be purchased separately or provided by the agency.
Number of Days:   4
# of Participants*:  15-20              .
Price: To Be Determined
*Under certain circumstances, agencies having less that 15 participants can receive customized on-site training.  Must be approved by IAC Training Institute first.
To request the Approved Medication Administration Personnel (AMAP) Training Package or to request further information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and a package set up form will be sent to you. Please submit your initial request at least 30 days prior to your desired start date. If for any reason you wish to reschedule or cancel the training package, a written notice must be sent to the IAC Training Institute, via email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.); fax (212.627.8847); or mail (150 West 30th Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10001), on agency letterhead two (2) weeks prior to the agreed upon start date.