EXTENDED COURSE INFORMATION

Health & Nursing Courses

Assist Clients with Medication

QUAL CODE

HLTHPS006

DURATION

Up to 1 weeks

STUDY MODE

Blended

Overview

This short course is designed for support workers (or equivalent) who require the skills and knowledge required to prepare and provide medication assistance and complete medication documentation. This short course also involves supporting a client to self-administer medication. It is best suited to support workers who are employed or who are otherwise able to demonstrate competency in a suitable workplace.

The short course is offered in a blended delivery mode. Participants complete theoretical knowledge in a self-paced mode, followed by 8 hours of clinical simulation and practice and an assessment with our qualified Assessor in your workplace.

The skills set in this unit are applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.

Content

  • Prepare to assist with medication
  • Prepare the client for assistance with administration of medication
  • Support clients with administration of medication
  • Handle medication contingencies
  • Complete medication distribution and documentation

Subsidy available

No

Traineeship available

No

Intakes

Ongoing intakes

Please contact us at admissions@equals.edu.au to enquire.

Important: To be considered for an intake, completed applications should be received at least 7 days prior to the scheduled course commencement date. Applications that are incomplete or incorrect may not be considered. Course offers for applications received by the due date are not guaranteed and intake capacity may vary. EQUALS reserves the right to accept or decline applications at its total discretion.

Entry Requirements

This short course is best suited to support workers who are employed or who are otherwise able to demonstrate competency in a suitable workplace.

Participants must have access to a computer and internet access to complete this short course.

Domestic Extended Information

Tuition Fee

$445

Number of Units

1

Government Subsidised Training Fee

Job Trainer Co-Contribution Fee

Work Integrated Learning Fee

Qual Code

HLTHPS006

Course Code

HLTHPS006

VET Student Loans Eligible

No

EXTENDED COURSE INFORMATION

Health & Nursing Courses

Assist Clients with Medication

QUAL CODE

HLTHPS006

DURATION

Up to 1 weeks

STUDY MODE

Blended

Overview

This short course is designed for support workers (or equivalent) who require the skills and knowledge required to prepare and provide medication assistance and complete medication documentation. This short course also involves supporting a client to self-administer medication. It is best suited to support workers who are employed or who are otherwise able to demonstrate competency in a suitable workplace.

The short course is offered in a blended delivery mode. Participants complete theoretical knowledge in a self-paced mode, followed by 8 hours of clinical simulation and practice and an assessment with our qualified Assessor in your workplace.

The skills set in this unit are applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.

Content

  • Prepare to assist with medication
  • Prepare the client for assistance with administration of medication
  • Support clients with administration of medication
  • Handle medication contingencies
  • Complete medication distribution and documentation

Intakes

Ongoing intakes

Please contact us at admissions@equals.edu.au to enquire.

Important: To be considered for an intake, completed applications should be received at least 7 days prior to the scheduled course commencement date. Applications that are incomplete or incorrect may not be considered. Course offers for applications received by the due date are not guaranteed and intake capacity may vary. EQUALS reserves the right to accept or decline applications at its total discretion.

Entry Requirements

This short course is best suited to support workers who are employed or who are otherwise able to demonstrate competency in a suitable workplace.

Participants must have access to a computer and internet access to complete this short course.

International Extended Information

Number of Units