HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to confirm collection requirements, prepare the 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, hospitals, other health care environments and workplaces where drugs of abuse testing takes place.
Introduction
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing unit of competency meets the training requirements of the relevant Australian Standards. Our experienced trainers ensure our training programs and assessment strategies are relevant and focus on current workplace best practice to meet employer needs for drug and alcohol testing.

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.

 

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Name Date Time Location Cost
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 25 October 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 26 October 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 27 October 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 28 October 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 1 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 3 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 4 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 8 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 9 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 10 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 11 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 15 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 16 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 17 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 18 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 22 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 23 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 24 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 25 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 29 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 30 November 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 1 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 6 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 7 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 8 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 9 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 13 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 14 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 15 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 16 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 20 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 21 December 2021 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 10 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 11 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 12 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 13 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 17 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 18 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 19 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 20 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 24 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 25 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 27 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 31 January 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 1 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 2 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 3 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 7 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 8 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 9 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 10 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 14 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 15 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 16 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 17 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 21 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 22 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 23 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 24 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing 28 February 2022 08:30 am - 05:00 pm ONLINE $650.00
Course Ideally Suited For:
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.
 
Learning Outcomes
  • Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment containing the following unit:
  • HLTPAT005 - Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing.
Learning Methods
Blended learning consisting of a short pre-course underpinning knowledge assessment. Course day is hands-on and interactive learning covering three testing methods:
 
  • breath alcohol testing
  • oral fluid - saliva testing
  • urine testing
Program Benefits
  • Nationally recognised
  • One day course
  • Interactive learning
  • Blended delivery
  • Equipment provided to each participant
  • Industry experienced trainers
  • Customised on-site delivery
  • Three testing methods available - breath, saliva, urine
Content
  • “Hands-on” breath alcohol, urine and saliva drug testing
  • Familiarity of Australian Standards, Legislation and Regulations
  • Impacts, effects and symptoms of drugs and alcohol
  • Privacy issues and risk assessment including safety and PPE
  • Infection control
  • Consent Forms, Chain of Custody and the legal implications
  • Confirm collection requirements
  • Prepare for collection procedure
  • Collect specimen
  • Follow post collection procedures
  • Basic conflict resolution skills

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