This course is unique to ADT-Alcohol Drug Technology. The full day course provides participants with the working knowledge and practical skills for workplace drug testing.
An ADT workbook is supplied as part of the course and covers the legislation surrounding drug testing in workplaces, recent court rulings, policy updates, example procedure manuals, drug detection times and recent New Zealand drug trends.
The course includes theory and practical component related to the unit standards for workplace drug testing. Participants will conduct on-site and laboratory collections during the course.
The course provides participants with the working knowledge and technical skills required to carry out drug testing as per the AS/NZS 4308:2008 Procedures for specimen collection and the detection and quantitation of drugs of abuse in urine.
Participants will be able to complete a practical on-site drug screening including documentation required to consent to drug testing and record the process in a chain of custody form.
Participants will also complete the practical process of sending the sample to laboratory in a confirmation kit with appropriate chain of custody documentation and dispatch.