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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. This course is included in the Australian and Queensland Government’s Fee Free TAFE program.

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2 units

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This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community or health 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.

This skill set is a nationally recognised accredited course.

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Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set

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Students are required to complete the assessment conditions per unit of competency, which includes simulated assessment and work integrated learning.

Every student is required to attend work integrated learning at their place of employment to be deemed competent in the workplace.


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.

Students must be currently employed in the Community Services or Health Services industry.

This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community or health services industry who wish to develop skills in supporting people to self-administer medication.

Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.
Fee for service$940.00 (2023)
Fee for service per unit$470.00 (2023)
JobTrainer$0
JobTrainer fee per unit$0

This is a Fee Free TAFE course thanks to the Australian and Queensland Governments. Eligibility criteria applies.

This skill set has been endorsed by industry professionals as suitable for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in an area involving the provision of direct client care support. Students must be currently employed in the Community Services or Health Services industry. 
No information available at this time.

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CQU TAFE is taking registrations of interest for this course. Please register your interest and CQU TAFE will keep you up to date on when applications are open, and other study-related information.