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North Carolina Medication Aide

Register for your next exam, find test information, or download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.

Step 1: Fill out an application

All candidates applying to take the Medication Aide Examination in North Carolina MUST complete an Application for Registration by Competency Examination form. The completed application, fees, and signed COPY of your training completion certificate must be submitted to:

Pearson VUE
P.O. Box 822749
Philadelphia, PA 19182-2749

Candidates must complete a paper application and send to Pearson VUE before they can schedule a test.

Step 2: Schedule a Test

Once they have been approved candidates need to contact the call center at Pearson VUE (online registration is not available). Test Center locations can be found on page 2 of the Candidate Handbook.

Scheduling Reservations: (800) 274-7176
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time Zone)


Downloads Format Size
Candidate Handbook * PDF 290 KB
Medication Aide Application PDF 119 KB

* The Candidate Handbook is the most comprehensive resource for prospective licensees. Access Licensing Information, What to Bring to an Exam, Exam Scheduling, Exam Fees, Content Outlines, Testing Center Rules and more.

Last updated 2014-10-18