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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
    All participants must complete:
    Class Room Recertification Training & Assessment Session (6 hours)
    Medication Annual Skills Assessment
    Essential knowledge and practical competency assessment
    Workplace Medication Annual Skills Assessment.
  • If you wish to cancel your registration, a minimum of 2 business days notice is required.

Assist Clients With Medication

This recertification training and assessment course covers 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.

Please note this is a REFRESHER training course.

The course provides participants with any important changes and updates and an opportunity to reinforce previously acquired knowledge and skills.

Delivery Requirements for recertification in CHCCS305C Assist clients with medication

All participants must complete:
<li> Class Room Recertification Training & Assessment Session (6 hours)</li>
<li> Medication Annual Skills Assessment</li>
<li> Essential knowledge and practical competency assessment</li>

Workplace Assessment
<li> Workplace Medication Annual Skills Assessment.

Please note: Classroom simulation does not satisfy the Assessment Criteria for this Recertification

What you need to know...

  • Target Audience

    This program is suitable for people who have previously gained a Statement of Attainment for the Unit – Assist Clients with Medication [CHCCS305A, B or C] and are required to maintain currency.

    Course participants will be issued with a certificate of attendance in recognition of their reconfirmation of te essential knowledge and competency.

  • Units

    CHCCS305C - Assist clients with medication

  • Available Sessions

    No. Date Time Min/Max Length Region Address
    1 April 30 - April 30 9:30AM - 4:00PM 1/15 6.5hrs Barwon Corangamite Shire
    Killara Centre
    Killara Centre Manifold Street, CAMPERDOWN VIC Australia 3260
    2 June 09 - June 09 9:30AM - 4:00PM 1/15 6.5hrs Southern Metro MECWACARE
    Training Room
    66-68 Main Street, PAKENHAM VIC Australia 3810

    Click "Enrol now" to complete your online enrolment

  • What to bring

    Paper, and pen.

    Recently introduced Government legislation means that, by law, Chisholm cannot issue your certificate until you have provided us with your USI. Please apply for your USI http://tinyurl.com/getmyusi and bring it to the course with you.

Study Pathways

  • This Course

    Assist Clients With Medication