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CHCSS00070 - Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set

Are you looking to increase your medical assistance abilities? This online skill set offers you the opportunity to learn real-world skills that are in demand across the health sector.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode

DURATION

12 weeks

AVAILABILITY

Gladstone, Mixed Mode, Rockhampton

FULL COURSE COST

SUBSIDISED CO-CONTRIBUTION FEE

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION CO-CONTRIBUTION FEE

UNITS/CREDITS

2 units

JOB PROSPECTS

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.

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.

Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set

Duration:

12 weeks

Required Units
HLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systems
HLTHPS006Assist clients with medication

Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set

2020 MayGladstone, Rockhampton
2020 JuneGladstone, Rockhampton
2020 JulyGladstone, Rockhampton
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2020 SeptemberGladstone, Rockhampton
2020 OctoberGladstone, Rockhampton
2020 NovemberGladstone, Rockhampton

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.

This course has no residential schools.

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.

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.

Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.
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