The Medication Assistance Skill Set combines two very practical accredited units, Recognise healthy body systems (HLTAAP001) and Assist clients with medication (HLTHPS006) delivered by CQUniversity Health Professionals. With Recognise healthy body systems (HLTAAP001) you will learn to work with basic information about the human body and to recognise and promote ways to maintain healthy functioning of the body. Assist clients with medication (HLTHPS006) focuses on your ability to prepare for and provide medication assistance, and complete medication documentation. It also involves supporting a client to self-administer medication.
This is a concise course offering that can provide an opportunity for you to upskill and work in diverse health care settings.
The skills in this unit are delivered in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.
This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in an area involving provision of direct client care or support.
Students must complete a Vocational Placement and/or Work Integrated Learning as part of this qualification.
Students are required to complete the assessment conditions per unit of competency, which includes work placement and/or simulated assessment. Every student is required to attend a minimum 40 hours vocational placement as scheduled by CQuniversity in conjunction with the school.
All students will need to comply with the Compulsory Pre-Placement Requirements and relevant cut off dates to be eligible for vocational placement.
|Course Type||Skill set|
|Fees||For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees|
|How to Apply||Please Enquire or Apply Now|
|AQF Level||Short Course|
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community services industry who wish to develop skills in supporting people to self-administer medication.
Study Mode Definitions
*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.
Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|HLTHPS006||Assist clients with medication||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|1||HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems|
|2||HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication|
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