MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION COURSE

Nationally Accredited

HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication

COURSE OVERVIEW

Assist Clients with Medication is a course that equips you with practical medication administration training so that you are qualified to provide medication and assistance with medication to a client.

Available to domestic and international students, this course teaches how to complete medication documentation required and paperwork pertaining to that medication. It also provides you with the training to advise and support a client who is self-administering such medication.

Enrol today and enhance your skill set with this crucial training for healthcare and community services professionals.

COURSE SNAPSHOT

AFFORDABLE LEARNING

$249.00

FLEXIBLE DELIVERY

Self-Paced Online Learning
1 x 3 hour In-Person Workshop

NATIONALLY ACCREDITED

HLTHPS006 - Assist Clients with Medication

LOCATIONS NATIONWIDE

Training Venues available across Australia

ONLINE ENROLMENT

Enrol online today and start learning!

EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

Learn from experienced, industry professionals

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

In the Assist Clients with Medication course, students will gain comprehensive insights into the various aspects of medication management, including the correct procedures for medication preparation and administration.

The curriculum covers critical topics such as understanding medication orders, the safe handling of medications, how to clean medication equipment, and the documentation required to ensure compliance with health care protocols.

Upon completion, graduates will be equipped with the skills necessary to confidently and competently assist clients with their medication needs, adhering to legal and ethical standards.

This course aims to prepare students for a rewarding role in healthcare, enhancing their ability to contribute to client well-being and safety.

Nurse providing medication assistance as part of medication support training

COURSE CURRICULUM

ENROL IN MEdICATION ADMINISTRATION TRAINING NEAR YOU

LocationCourse TitleTraining BeginsPrice
AUD
(ex GST)
 
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 4
map 43608 1

Salisbury 4
Unit 20D
20 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningThu, 30 May 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 3
map 43607 1

Salisbury 3
Unit 20B
20 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningFri, 7 Jun 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 3
map 43607 1

Salisbury 3
Unit 20B
20 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningFri, 7 Jun 2024
2:00pm - 5:00pm
249.00
BRISBANE CITY, QLD
Brisbane CBD Ann Street
map 38360 1

Brisbane CBD Ann Street
Level 1, 345 ANN STREET
BRISBANE CITY 4000
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningTue, 11 Jun 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide - Grenfell Street
map 12930 1

Adelaide - Grenfell Street
Level 2, 45 Grenfell Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningFri, 21 Jun 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
SOUTHPORT, QLD
Southport
map 38205 1

Southport
Unit 6
9 Frinton Street
Southport 4215
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningWed, 26 Jun 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 3
map 43607 1

Salisbury 3
Unit 20B
20 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningFri, 28 Jun 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 3
map 43607 1

Salisbury 3
Unit 20B
20 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningFri, 12 Jul 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
BRISBANE CITY, QLD
Brisbane CBD Ann Street
map 38360 1

Brisbane CBD Ann Street
Level 1, 345 ANN STREET
BRISBANE CITY 4000
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningTue, 16 Jul 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
ADELAIDE, SA
Adelaide - Grenfell Street
map 12930 1

Adelaide - Grenfell Street
Level 2, 45 Grenfell Street
Adelaide 5000
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningThu, 25 Jul 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
SALISBURY, SA
Salisbury 3
map 43607 1

Salisbury 3
Unit 20B
20 John Street
Salisbury 5108
Australia

HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication (3Hrs) Face-to-Face Training & Assessment + online e-LearningFri, 26 Jul 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
249.00
 

ELIGIBILITY & ENROLMENT

There are no formal academic prerequisites for HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication. All students enrolling in this course must meet the following requirement:

  • Students must be 16 years or older. Anyone under the age of 18 years of age must submit a Parental Consent form prior to starting the course.
  • Have access to a computer and a reliable internet connection.
  • Possess basic proficiency in written and verbal English.

If you have any questions regarding enrolment conditions please contact our support team.

COURSE DELIVERY

The medication administration training course is delivered through a blend of theory and practice conducted across self-paced online learning followed by three hours of in-person practical training. 

Depending on how quickly you complete the online learning, you can essentially complete your course in a single day.

The time it takes to complete the online component of the course will depend upon your experience, prior knowledge and dedicated commitment.

COURSE FEES & PAYMENT OPTIONS

Skills Training College’s HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication Course is available for just $249 

Using our convenient, secure online booking platform you can pay for your course today using any Mastercard or Visa credit or debit card. 

To view our full payment terms and conditions here.

MEDICATION MANAGEMENT Training Locations

Skills Training College boasts a network of training centres Australia wide, dedicated to delivering exceptional quality training and education to both domestic and international students. 

HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication is available at the following Skills Training College facilities:

ADELAIDE

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SALISBURY

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BRISBANE

Brisbane

GOLD COAST

Southport

WHO NEEDS MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION TRAINING?

Thinking about taking the HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication course? This training can open up various exciting career paths in the Community Services and healthcare sectors.

If you’re looking to kickstart your journey, this course is particularly beneficial for those interested in the following entry-level roles:

  • Healthcare Facilities (Registered Nurse/Personal Caregiver): Your expertise in assisting clients with medication administration is crucial in healthcare settings, including hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities.

  • Home Health Aide: Become the go-to person for medication assistance in clients’ homes, working closely with nurses or healthcare professionals.

  • Community Services (Individual Support Worker): If you’re passionate about supporting individuals in the community, especially in medication management, this role is for you.

  • Residential Care Worker: In residential care settings, your responsibility would be helping residents with their medication needs to ensure their well-being.

  • NDIS Services (Disability Support Worker): Make a difference by assisting clients with disabilities in effectively managing their medications through roles in NDIS services.

These roles require a solid understanding of medication administration procedures, excellent documentation skills, and strict adherence to organisational policies and protocols.

Completing this nationally recognised course provides you with the comprehensive medication administration training you need to excel in any of these fields.

WHY CHOOSE SKILLS TRAINING COLLEGE?

Skills Training College, is a registered training organisation that excels in providing Australia’s finest courses in an array of fields including hospitality, health, security, construction, and first aid.

Renowned for our commitment to quality and accessibility, we proudly serve thousands of Australians each year. As one of the nation’s leading training institutions, we are dedicated to making education and training affordable and accessible to individuals from diverse backgrounds.

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EXPERT TRAINERS

Our instructors are seasoned experts, possessing years of hands-on experience in their respective industries.

CONVENIENT LOCATIONS

We have modern training venues Australia-wide to ensure easy access to training.

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CRICOS Approved Training

Our courses are available to both domestic and international students.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Assisting with medication involves providing support to individuals in managing their medications. Medication training, like the HLTHPS006 course, educates individuals on administration procedures, safety protocols, and compliance with regulations.

Upon the completion of this course you’ll be able to safely provide medication to clients or assist them in self-administering medication, complete medication documentation, and clean, store and dispose of medication and related equipment correctly. 

At Skills Training College, the HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication course is delivered using a hybrid model with blended learning opportunities. This means that the theoretical portion of this course is completed online, at your own pace and from the comfort of your home. Please note however, that the mandatory practical component of the course must be completed in person with a trainer.

The in-person practical training element of the HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication course takes three hours to complete. However, the online portion is self-paced and can be completed at your own leisure. 

Yes, Skills Training College is a registered training organisation and HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication is a nationally accredited certification that can be used anywhere in Australia.

There are no formal entry requirements for the Assist Clients with Medication course, other than being at least 16  years of age. Any student under the age of 18 must complete and submit a parental consent form to the college before commencing their course.

However, students must demonstrate sufficient reading skills to correctly check and interpret both client information and dosage instructions. They must also show sufficient numeracy skills to accurately calculate and check correct dosages, and to understand expiry dates and client information.

It’s important to note that medication administration and first aid are two distinct disciplines. As a result, this course does not cover first aid training. However, if you’re looking to pursue a career in community services or healthcare, obtaining a first aid qualification in addition to this course will provide you with the greatest range of opportunities.

Browse all first aid courses here.

To administer medication, suitable training such as the Assist Clients with Medication course is needed. Administering medication without proper training can be dangerous. 

It is recommended to refresh medication administration training every 12 months to ensure current knowledge aligned with best practices.

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