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Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Fall 2022

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Expand your scope of practice and qualify for jobs with employers that set a highest standard.  This final advanced, hybrid (part online, part in class) course in the RMA program includes anatomy & physiology, pharmacology, EKG, practice management, and RMA exam review. The Registered Medical Assistant  (RMA) program is a 720-hour program designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed for the RMA exam, and to function effectively as medical assistants.

The Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) certification is offered through the Association of Medical Technologists (AMT).  

For more information, please visit the Registered Medical Assistant website.

Advanced Medical Assisting

Class meets every Monday and Wednesday - 9/7/2022 - 12/19/2022, 6-9 p.m.
Note: In addition to the scheduled classes/labs/zoom meetings, there is other online work that must be completed.

Textbook(s) and one certification testing fee included in tuition.

Prerequisites:  Certified Medical Administrative Assistant course (CMAA) and certification, Certified Clinical Medical course (CCMA) and certification, and 160 hour externship. All prerequisites must be met before registering for this certification. 

BRCC currently has scholarship funding to defray the cost of many workforce courses - such as Registered Medical Assistant.  Most Virginia residents receive a 2/3 discount on tuition and, for many unemployed individuals or individuals in low paying jobs, courses are free or nearly free.  Email ( or call (540-453-2215) to talk with an advisor who can help get you into a short term training course at BRCC today!

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Class Details

28 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Mon

Bioscience Building (S) - Main Campus

S Staff 



Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.

Textbook and exam cost included in class tuition. All clinical work is completed at an off site location. Prerequisites: Certified Medical Administrative Assistant course (CMAA) and certification, Certified Clinical Medical course (CCMA) and certification, and 160 hour externship. All prerequisites must be met before registering for this certification.

Virginia Ready Initiative The course you enrolled in may qualify you for a one-time Virginia Ready Credential Achievement Award of $1,000. You must apply to Virginia Ready within five (5) calendar days of your FastForward course start date to be part of this program, if eligible. To learn more details and submit your application, click the following link: Apply to become a Virginia Ready (VA Ready) Scholar today! Please note: Submitting the VA Ready sign-up form incorrectly or multiple times will cause delays. Your community college is not responsible for contacting VA Ready and/or ensuring you meet VA Ready deadlines. Please email: directly with any questions.



Registration Closes On
Saturday, December 31, 2022 @ 11:59 PM

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Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/21/2022, 11/23/2022)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/7/2022 - 12/19/2022 Weekly - Mon, Wed 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Weyers Cave, Bioscience Building (S) - Main Campus  Map S Staff 

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