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Quick Stats

  • Course code
  • Region
    Barwon , Eastern Metro , Gippsland , Grampians , Hume , Loddon Mallee , North West , Southern Metro
  • Delivery Mode
    Classroom-based, Online
  • Assessment Method
    Theory and practical assessment components. This unit must be assessed after achievement of the following related unit HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context. In addition, a workplace assessment conducted by your supervisor is required. Third party workplace feedback for assessment required. Students have two weeks in which to complete the online component of this course, if further time is required students should contact their facilitator to obtain an extension.
  • If you wish to cancel your registration, a minimum of 2 business days notice is required.

Assist Clients With Medication

This unit describes the knowledge and skills required by care or support workers to assist clients with medication. The unit addresses the provision of physical assistance with medication or supporting clients with self medication. Topics include: monitoring the client and management of contingencies, medication side effects, storage and infection control and working within your job role. Content and assessment reflect the principles of the Active Service Model (ASM) and client centred care and the community care environment. Participants are required to attend two practical workshops and complete the online theory component. Please note: It is a requirement that you need to attend Day 1 and Day 2 workshops.
The pre-requisite unit to this course is HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context. A nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued to all successful participants.

What you need to know...

  • Target Audience

    Community Care Workers, Allied Health Assistants who are required to assist/support clients with their medication

  • Units

    CHCCS305C - Assist clients with medication

  • Available Sessions

    No. Date Time Min/Max Length Region Address
    1 September 10 - September 11 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Southern Metro Chisholm Institute - Dandenong Campus
    Building A, Room DA-A301
    121 Stud Road, DANDENONG VIC Australia 3175
    2 September 22 - September 23 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Grampians Wimmera Trade Training Centre, Horsham College
    Training Room
    310 Baillie Street, HORSHAM VIC Australia 3400
    3 September 24 - September 25 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Gippsland Chisholm Institute - Bass Coast
    Building A, Room BC-A117
    Corner Bass Highway And South Dudley Road, WONTHAGGI VIC Australia 3995
    4 October 09 - October 10 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Eastern Metro Louise Multicultural Community Centre
    Training Room
    Suite 8, Town Hall Hub 27 Bank Street, BOX HILL VIC Australia 3128
    5 October 16 - October 17 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs North West The Meadows Sport and Function Centre
    Abel Room
    80 Northcorp Boulevard, BROADMEADOWS VIC Australia 3047
    6 October 27 - October 28 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Eastern Metro MC2 Manningham City Square
    Donvale Warrandyte Room
    687 Doncaster Road, DONCASTER VIC Australia 3108
    7 October 29 - October 30 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Loddon Mallee Swan Hill Region Information Centre
    Conference Room 2
    Cnr McCrae & Curlewis Streets Swan Hill Victoria, SWAN HILL VIC Australia 3585
    8 November 11 - November 12 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Barwon Barwon Health - McKellar Centre
    Training Room 4
    45 - 95 Ballarat Road, NORTH GEELONG VIC Australia 3215
    9 November 13 - November 14 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Southern Metro Chisholm Institute - Cranbourne Campus
    Building A, Room CR-A136
    New Holland Drive, CRANBOURNE VIC Australia 3977
    10 November 17 - November 18 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Hume Tallangatta Health Service
    Training Room
    25 Barree Street, TALLANGATTA VIC Australia 3700
    11 November 18 - November 19 9:00AM - 3:30PM 1/15 6hrs Grampians Ballarat Health Service
    Seminar Room 1
    Ascot Street, BALLARAT VIC Australia 3350

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  • What to bring

    Paper, pen, module book and resource notes supplied.

Study Pathways

  • This Course

    Assist Clients With Medication