This course covers the following Unit of Competency from CHC33015 Certificate III Individual Support
Unit of Competency
- HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication
This short course is aimed at workers in the community and health sector who require a set of skills for assisting clients with administering their medication. Care workers in community, disability and nursing homes will learn the skills and knowledge required to prepare for and provide medication, supporting a client to self-administer their medication and complete medication documentation.
Students must have completed Certificate III in Individual Support and working in industry to attend this course. Workplace assessment is required*
NB: Students are required to receive their student workbook and student assessment book. The assessment book is required to be completed prior to commencement of workshop.
* Skills must be demonstrated in the workplace unless state or territory legislated prevents this occurring with the addition of simulations and scenarios where the full range of contexts and situations have not been provided in the workplace. The following aspects of the performance evidence must have been demonstrated using simulation prior to demonstration in the workplace/with members of the general public.
A Statement of Attainment will be issued for units completed in this course.
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government – contact the Administration Office for full course details and to see if you meet the eligibility criteria.