You will learn how to prepare for and provide medication assistance, complete medication documentation, and support clients to self-administer medication.
This skill set will give you the essential skills you need to safely support a client to self-administer medication in a range of health care settings.
Students may benefit from the Higher Level Skills Program funding available for this course.
2 x 3 hour workshops plus assessments.
Classroom and online.
2 units must be completed:
– be an Existing Worker in the Community Services and Health industry, which includes parents and unpaid Carers of NDIS participants.
– be a Queensland resident
– be aged 15 years or over, and no longer at school
– be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident or a temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency
– not hold, or be enrolled in, a certificate IV level or higher qualification (not including qualifications completed at school and foundations skills training).
Additional student eligibility requirements may be published on
Students require access to a computer with an internet connection.
Both formal and informal skills, knowledge and experience may be recognised as prior learning and could help you avoid training in areas you are already competent.
The RPL pathway is available to any learner who can provide evidence of competency for the units offered within the qualification. See the RPL Guide (FAQs) for more information on this process and how to apply.
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