HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing

Application and Relevance

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.

This course and Statement of Attainment meets all of the legal requirements for workplace drug testing in accordance with the Australian / New Zealand Standard;

AS/NZS 4308:2008 – Procedures for Specimen collection and the detection and quantitation of drugs in urine.

AS 3547-1997 – Breath alcohol testing devices for person use.

AS 4760-2006 – Procedures for specimen collection and the detection and quantitation of drugs in oral fluid.

This course is available for onsite training.  (Minimum numbers apply).
For further information or bookings please call 1300 975 889

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