DRUG TESTING - HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing



DRUG TESTING - HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing

This course 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 course 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

Targeted Audience

This accredited Drug and Alcohol tester course is suited to those who are wanting to perform drug and alcohol screening at their workplace or provide testing services to industry.

For Health and Safety managers or supervisors, this course will help improve your knowledge of the drug and alcohol screening process, including the legislative requirements. Additionally, you will develop the skills to process either developing and/or implementation of a workplace drug and alcohol testing culture.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Confirm collection requirements
  • Prepare for collection procedure
  • Collect specimen
  • Follow post collection procedures

Learning Methods

Baseline Training provides a holistic training delivery approach to address the learning styles and needs of participants.

Our Drug Testing course is conducted Face-to-Face either onsite at your workplace or at our training facility, with the course including practical ‘hands-on’ experiences. The course delivery provides classroom-based group discussions, plus simulations and scenarios.

Learner Handbook 2019 Delivery Mode:

  • One day course.
  • Classroom based.
  • At our facilities, or onsite at your location.
  • Delivery can consist of online, face to face, and practical simulations.
  •  Individuals: $660 per person
  •  Groups: Please call to obtain a quotation.
Brisbane, Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Gladstone, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, and Toowoomba.

Note: If no courses are listed, please call us on 1300 227 354 to discuss our upcoming courses or your group training needs. 



Course Location Cost Date
DRUG TESTING - HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing Baseline Brisbane $660.00 23 April 2020