Drugs of Abuse Testing Training
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Become a Drugs of Abuse Testing Officer

We specialise in delivering drug and alcohol testing officer training. 

The latest nationally recognised unit of competency, HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing, is available at Progressive Diagnostics.

Our course will give you the skills to perform the duties of a Drugs of Abuse Testing Officer.

This will prepare you to perform random and scheduled testing of either urine and / or oral fluid for the presence of drugs of abuse, as well as breathalyser operation for breath testing for the presence of alcohol.

You will learn the theory and practical elements of carrying out a range of workplace drug and alcohol testing and also the related record-keeping requirements of performing these duties:

   -  Urine sample collection and testing (AS/NZS 4308:2008);

   -  Oral fluid (saliva) sample collection and testing (AS 4760:2006);

   -  Breathalyser operation (AS 3547:1997)


Student Feedback

It was very enjoyable. I have no hesitation recommending it to anyone considering doing the course.

Course was well layed out and paced.

The trainer was very thorough in his delivery.

The informed industry focused delivery. The instructor was flexible approachable.

I thoroughly enjoyed the course.

Easy to learn because of the trainer's delivery.

It was a good learning experience.

Very professional presentation and highly recommended.


Our training course:

Nationally Recognised
The unit of comptency is recognised Australia wide.

Industry Experience
Our course is delivered by industry experienced and qualified trainers to deliver superior training.

We are flexible to suit your needs. Training can be conducted either at a Progressive Diagnostics nominated training venue or we can come to you to deliver the training at your workplace.


We welcome the opportunity to discuss your training and fit for work requirements, offering a flexible and comprehensive service to meet your industry needs.

Please feel free to contact us at any time.

Telephone : 1300 711 116

Registered Training Organisation ID: 41103

Training Dates:

Click Here for the upcoming Drugs of Abuse Testing Officer training course dates.

Contact us to discuss booking training on an alternative date.

We can also arrange training onsite at your workplace.

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