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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 May 08 - May 09 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Southern Metro Chisholm Institute - Berwick Campus
    Building A, Room BE-A146
    25 Kangan Drive, BERWICK VIC Australia 3806
    2 May 13 - May 14 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Barwon Portland Library
    Training Room
    32 Bentinck Street, PORTLAND VIC Australia 3305
    3 May 19 - May 20 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Grampians Ballarat Learning Exchange
    Conference Room
    36 Camp Street, BALLARAT VIC Australia 3350
    4 May 27 - May 28 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 May 29 - May 30 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Southern Metro Chisholm Institute - Frankston Campus
    Building W, Room FR-W210
    Fletcher Road, FRANKSTON VIC Australia 3199
    6 May 29 - May 30 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Hume Seymour Health
    Training Room
    Bretonneux Street, SEYMOUR VIC Australia 3660
    7 June 02 - June 03 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Hume Alzburg Resort
    Training Room
    39 Malcolm Street, MANSFIELD VIC Australia 3722
    8 June 16 - June 17 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs North West Bell Motor Inn
    Training Room
    2 Patterson Street, PRESTON VIC Australia 3072
    9 June 18 - June 19 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Loddon Mallee Kyneton Community & Learning Centre
    Training Room
    34 Mollison Street, KYNETON VIC Australia 3444
    10 June 19 - June 20 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Gippsland Lifeline
    Training Room
    2 Fleming Street, MORWELL VIC Australia 3840
    11 June 23 - June 24 9:00AM - 3:30PM 5/15 6hrs Grampians Gum San Chinese Heritage Centre
    Gum San Great Hall
    31/33 Lambert Street, ARARAT VIC Australia 3377

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  • What to bring

    Paper, pen, module book and resource notes supplied.

Study Pathways

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    Assist Clients With Medication