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Course Covers

This course covers:
    Assist Clients with Medication (CHCCS305B)
    Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context (HLTAP301B)

Course Objectives:

To provide the participant with the required knowledge to assist clients with Self Medication:
    Role and responsibilities of PCA
    Storage and handling of medications within the legal framework and current guidelines
    Medication Documentation and Recording requirements.
    Learn about commonly used medications
    Medical Terminology
    Polypharmacy
    Adverse reactions and side effects.
    Learn about Body System
    and much more…

Pre-Requisites

    A written/online application form
    A language literacy and numeracy assessment
    To be eligible to do the unit Assist client with medication(CHCCS305B), you will need to complete the unit Recognise Healthy Body System (HTLAP301B) in prior
    Completed ‘Request for Support from Work Place’ form

Price

Medication for PCA’s Course only if student has previously completed pre-requisite HLTAP301B prior to enrolment $300

(Student must already have completed HLTAP301B)

Medication for PCA’s Course $350

(Including prerequisite HLTAP301B)

Methods of payment

At Job Training Institute we accept a wide range of payment methods:
    Cheque or money order
    Cash
    EFTPOS ( whether over the phone or in person )
    Paypal (Fees and charges may apply)
    Online credit card and debit card payments (Fees and charges may apply)
    Direct deposits

Learning & Delivery Mode

Students have to do readings and assignments 7-14 days before the actual day of the course. There is a one day for practical in our offices, and comprises of classroom based learning and demonstration which usually done on Friday or Saturday. On Successful completion of the course, students will receive a Certificate of attainment:
    Assist Clients with Medication (CHCCS305B)
    Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context (HLTAP301B)

    (Please note HLTAP301B will only be included on the certificate if completed at the same time as CHCCS305B i.e. student has paid $350 to complete both units)

Assessments

Assessments you will need to do in order to be competent are:
    Short questions
    Case studies
    Practical observation
    Simulation
    Portfolio