Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Course

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Become an Accredited Drug and Alcohol TesterNew blended program online plus webinar

Managing the safety and health of people at work can be challenging, costly and time consuming and could have direct cost impacts through reducing the chance of a workplace incident. Being able to quickly and effectively deliver or manage Drug and Alcohol Screening programs allows workplaces to significantly impact the health, safety and wellbeing of your workplace. Having the right skills and knowledge to deliver and arrange these programs is imperative.

Completing your course with KINNECT Training means –

  • Training from a NATA accredited drug and alcohol testing provider;
  • Nationally accredited training face to face or online;
  • Ongoing professional development with news and resources;

To understand how to achieve these effects in your workplace, your assessors and coordinators need to understand the principles of effective communication with various parties, the legislative systems businesses operate in and the process and practical delivery of drug and alcohol screening in the workplace.

 

Why KINNECT?

KINNECT’s 18 years of experience in the delivery of workplace health and safety programs means that the training you get is current and relevant. KINNECT is a provider of drug and alcohol testing services and not just a training provider therefore having an in-depth knowledge of workplace testing issues.

KINNECT is also accredited in the delivery of drug and alcohol testing services with National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) and is regularly audited to ensure compliance with the stringent assessment processes. This ensures our experienced trainers have a broad understanding of screening processes, workplace policies and procedures and the legislative environment that businesses operate in.

Completing the KINNECT Drug and Alcohol Screening Course means that you will walk away with the confidence and resources to successfully deliver drug and alcohol testing within your workplace.

  • Understanding of relevant Australian Standards and Legislation
  • How to perform a Saliva Drug Test
  • How to perform a Urine Drug Test
  • How to perform a Breath Alcohol Test
  • Practical, hands on application of drug and alcohol testing skills
  • Understanding of drug and alcohol testing related issues and how to deal with them (communication, employee reaction, considerations for policy and procedures)

Face to Face

1 Day Course (Approximately 8 hours)
  • Includes hands on practical application of drug and alcohol testing
  • Includes Free Lunch
  • Conducted at one of KINNECT’s Training Facilities or at your Workplace

Blended Delivery Program – 2 options to complete

Study when it suits you. This course is also available in a blended format by completing online course theory through our learning management software. Once ready, either book a time for a face to face practical session or we can arrange for you to complete in your workplace with your supervisor*. This method of delivery allows you to get the valuable theoretical background and get to apply your knowledge in a practical way.

Option 1 – Online and face to face practical

  • Complete the online theory content and assessment right here (approximately 4 hours online, access anytime and complete when it’s convenient to you).
  • Book your practical face to face component at our offices (approximately 1.5 hours)
Option 2 – Online with workplace practical
  • Complete the online theory content and assessment right here (approximately 4 hours online, access anytime and complete when it’s convenient to you).
  • Book a 1 hour webinar / Skype introductory session with our trainers
  • Complete you practical activities in your workplace with you Supervisor
    *Supervisor requirements – the activities undertaken in the workplace need to be supervised by a person currently working in a collection role for at least 18 hours in a fortnight time period. A declaration of the activities being undertaken is required.

As part of the commitment to you the student, if at any stage you feel the online is not what you are looking for you can switch into a face-to-face session.

Brisbane

19 June 2017
KINNECT HQ | 123 Logan Rd Woolloongabba QLD 4102 | 9am – 5pm

12 July 2017
KINNECT HQ | 123 Logan Rd Woolloongabba QLD 4102 | 9am – 5pm

23 August 2017
KINNECT HQ | 123 Logan Rd Woolloongabba QLD 4102 | 9am – 5pm

14 September 2017
KINNECT HQ | 123 Logan Rd Woolloongabba QLD 4102 | 9am – 5pm

11 October 2017
KINNECT HQ | 123 Logan Rd Woolloongabba QLD 4102 | 9am – 5pm

Sydney

13 June 2017
KINNECT Office | Unit 10, 56 Church Avenue, Mascot NSW 2020 | 9am – 5pm

14 June 2017
Absolute Offices | 103 George Street Parramatta NSW 2150 | 9am – 5pm

26 July 2017
KINNECT Office | Unit 10, 56 Church Avenue, Mascot NSW 2020 | 9am –

27 July 2017
Absolute Offices | 103 George Street Parramatta NSW 2150 | 9am – 5pm

15 August 2017
KINNECT Office | Unit 10, 56 Church Avenue, Mascot NSW 2020 | 9am – 5pm

12 September 2017
KINNECT Office | Unit 10, 56 Church Avenue, Mascot NSW 2020 | 9am – 5pm

13 September 2017
Absolute Offices | 103 George Street Parramatta NSW 2150 | 9am – 5pm

18 October 2017
KINNECT Office | Unit 10, 56 Church Avenue, Mascot NSW 2020 | 9am – 5pm

Melbourne

28 June 2017
KINNECT Office | Suite 8, 200 Toorak Road South Yarra VIC 3141 | 9am – 5pm

25 July 2017
KINNECT Office | Suite 8, 200 Toorak Road South Yarra VIC 3141 | 9am – 5pm

16 August 2017
KINNECT Office | Suite 8, 200 Toorak Road South Yarra VIC 3141 | 9am – 5pm

14 September 2017
KINNECT Office | Suite 8, 200 Toorak Road South Yarra VIC 3141 | 9am – 5pm

17 October 2017
KINNECT Office | Suite 8, 200 Toorak Road South Yarra VIC 3141 | 9am – 5pm

Perth

27 June 2017
Trainwest Office | 154 Epsom Ave, Belmont WA 6104 | 9am – 5pm

27 July 2017
Trainwest Office | 154 Epsom Ave, Belmont WA 6104 | 9am – 5pm

29 August 2017
Trainwest Office | 154 Epsom Ave, Belmont WA 6104 | 9am – 5pm

27 September 2017
Trainwest Office | 154 Epsom Ave, Belmont WA 6104 | 9am – 5pm

Toowoomba

23 November 2017
Highlander Motor Inn | 226-228 James Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350 | 9am – 5pm

Canberra

31 August 2017
Course location TBA | 9am – 5pm

Townsville

12 July 2017
KINNECT Office | 8/263 Charters Towers Road Mysterton QLD 4812 | 9am – 5pm

26 October 2017
KINNECT Office | 8/263 Charters Towers Road Mysterton QLD 4812 | 9am – 5pm

Mackay

20 June 2017
KINNECT Office | 118 Wood Street Mackay QLD 4740 | 9am – 5pm

Rockhampton

30 June 2017
KINNECT Office | 118 Kent Street Rockhampton City QLD 4700 | 9am – 5pm

11 October 2017
KINNECT Office | 118 Kent Street Rockhampton City QLD 4700 | 9am – 5pm

Emerald

22 June 2017
CHDC | Emerald Showgrounds – Capricorn Highway | 9am – 5pm

Cairns

13 September 2017
KINNECT Office | 466 Mulgrave Road, Earlville QLD 4870 | 9am – 5pm

Gold Coast

15 June 2017
Burleigh Bears Leagues Club | 80 Pacific Avenue Miami QLD 4220 | 9am – 5pm

1 November 2017
Burleigh Bears Leagues Club | 80 Pacific Avenue Miami QLD 4220 | 9am – 5pm

Adelaide

30 June 2017
Adelaide Inn | 160 O’Connell Street, North Adelaide SA 5006 | 9am – 5pm

7 September 2017
Adelaide Inn | 160 O’Connell Street, North Adelaide SA 5006 | 9am – 5pm

Hobart

24 October 2017
Course location TBA | 9am – 5pm

Darwin

21 September 2017
Course location TBA | 9am – 5pm

Sunshine Coast

18 October 2017
Course location TBA | 9am – 5pm

Become an Accredited Drug and Alcohol Tester

This course is suited to those people wanting to be able to perform drug and alcohol screening at their workplace or provide testing services to industry.

Managers, Supervisors and Health and Safety Professionals

This course will help improve your understanding of the drug and alcohol screening process, legislative requirements and process for developing / implementing a workplace drug and alcohol testing program.

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Successful completion of this Drug and Alcohol Screening course will result in the awarding of the nationally accredited unit of competency HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing.

KINNECT works in conjunction with Trainwest (RTO#51807) to assess this course and the statement of attainment will be issued by Trainwest.

KINNECT will issue a Statement of Completion for attending the course “Drug and Alcohol Screening”.

Good interaction. Webinar was excellent way to complete course.
– Guy H, Webinar, 21st November 2016

I thought it was an extremely well run course.
– Yun T, Sydney, 14th November 2016

The course was very informative and I felt engaged all day.
– Shelley V, Sydney, 14th November 2016

Excellent course. Very good delivery style & knowledge of content. 
– Mandy M, Rockhampton, 9th September 2016

It was a really good day, great presenter and provided good relevant information & industry knowledge in a comfortable environment.
– Deborah L, Melbourne, 1st September 2016

Good communication from enrolment through to course completion. Online information was very ‘user friendly’
– Jess T, Sydney, 20th July 2016

The course was fantastic, the policy and procedure aspect was helpful. Excellent introductory course.
– Lisa B, Melbourne, 6th July 2016

Very well presented course, great information and practical.
– Peter W, Brisbane, 22nd June 2016

Found the course very informative and educational. Hands on testing experience was invaluable, learning how to practically apply testing methods.
– Jacinda H, Brisbane, 22nd June 2016

It was a great day, lovely presenter and good group.
– Kaitlyn D, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Excellent day, enjoyed it. Jonathan presented the course very well.
– Josh O, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Excellent Trainer – great product knowledge, shared information & friendly.
– Judith M, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Jazmyn’s assistance was great whilst enrolling & contemplating course.
– Jeremy W, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Good experience and all training was educational & precise.
– Russell W, Brisbane, 19th May 2016

Good content and delivery.
– Darryl R, Brisbane, 19th May 2016

Very informative, easy to follow, excellent.
– Susanne B, Brisbane, 10th March 2016

Great instructor! Informative & interesting course
– Brisbane Student, 10th February 2016

Was great to use live testing kits.
– Brisbane Student, 10th December 2015

Good background information on the drugs that are commonly tested for. Practical component of the course was the most valuable.
– Tieri Student, 10th December 2015

Jonathan explained the criteria perfectly and interacted and taught extremely well
– Brisbane Student, 8th December 2015

Face to Face Course

$595 per person
* Includes Free Lunch

Blended Program

Online theory and face-to-face practical

$545 per person

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