DTN Staffing recommends Dakota Travel Nurse Courses as a provider of Medication Assistant II training and testing in a classroom setting. Dakota Travel Nurse Courses are located at 2815 Memorial Highway, Mandan, ND 58554. Dakota Travel Nurse Courses offers a friendly environment and will work with each student to maximize learning.

If you are a CNA and want to further your career, becoming a Medication Assistant II may be right for you. Individuals with a Medication Assistant II license may be employed to provide delegated medication administration in settings such as Skilled Nursing Facilities, Assisted Living Facilities and Basic Care Facilities.

Upcoming Med Aide II Course(s):

Nov 29 – Dec 17 (No class Dec 3 and Dec 10). Lab Dec 15, 16, 17.


Medication Assistant II course is 80 hours long and runs Monday through Friday for two weeks. The in-class hours are 8:00am to 3:00pm Monday- Thursday. The course requires 40 hours classroom, 8 hours of lab, and 32 hours of clinicals to follow the course. Schedule for clinicals will vary.  Clinicals are currently on hold due to the pandemic. It is recommended you work with your current employer to make arrangements for the clinical portion of the class. All clinical hours must be completed at a skilled nursing home and not at a basic care or assisted ;living facility under the direct supervision of a RN or LPN. 

Course fee is $750. Plus $25.00  North Dakota Department of Health registration fee. 

You will not be guaranteed a spot in the course until payment is received.

Upon completion of the course, if books are not returned, there will be no testing and additional fees will be applied.  Students will need to purchase Mosby’s Drug Reference Book for the classroom.

Payment is to be submitted to the Dakota Travel Nurse Courses main office at 1200 Collins Ave Mandan, ND 58554, and is due upon application. Within 3 working days of course start date, upon cancellation of attendance, there will be a $100 processing fee. No refund of course fees if students wish to drop out once course has started.

Click here to review our MAII Testing Policy.

Click here for application: MA II Course Application. (Students must be CNA certified prior to the course to apply.)

For more information call 701-667-2884 or 701-301-1225. Email Crystal at Crystal@dtnstaffing.com

DTN Staffing does not own or operate Dakota Travel Nurse Courses but partners with them to provide training to current and future employees.