Work as a Workplace Testing Officer through completing the Collect Specimens for drugs of abuse testing at Asset College.
HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drug of abuse testing
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to confirm collection requirements, prepare client and equipment and collect specimens via urine and/or oral and breath testing following the special procedures that apply for drugs of abuse testing.
This unit applies to individuals working in collection centres, in hospitals, in other health care environments and workplaces where drugs of abuse testing takes place.
The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for HLTPAT005 – Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing.
This qualification is suitable for job roles such as:
There are no prerequisite units required for this qualification. It is however expected that participants have English language, literacy, and numeracy skills equivalent to at least Year 10 level.
Units of Competency
This short course covers the following nationally recognised unit:
This course will consist of 1 day (8 hours) in class or onsite for group bookings.
Suggested pathways for further study after completion of this qualification include:
Course fees vary depending on the location and delivery mode of the course.
Recognition of Prior Learning