PUAEME005 Provide Pain Management

PUAEME005 – Provide Pain Management teaches the skills and knowledge required to administer restricted analgesics as a part of a medically supervised first responder organisation.

This unit is typically relevant for and undertaken by personnel from emergency services and/or volunteer organisation’s or organisation’s that provide a medically supervised first aid response.

**Please note that State/Territory licensing procedures apply for the storage and administration of these drugs**

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course the “Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training RTO 90909” by Safe Act Pty Ltd
Allens Training
Important information prior to enrolment

Unit Being Delivered
The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909;

  • PUAEME005 Provide Pain Management

To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au

We run our classes at the

Course Duration (face to face)

  • Face to Face – 5 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
    Refresher training – 5 hours (minimum) – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates

Work Placement Arrangements
No work placement will be required as part of this course.

Learners Rights, Responsibilities and Support, including Complaints
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website https://www.allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook.aspx for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Course Fees and Payments
Cost: $220.00 per person

  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook.
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
  • Group Prices – We do have Group Prices for up to ten or up to twenty participants phone for a quote

Assessment Requirements
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.

Entry Requirements

Participants must be physically able to provide pain management.

Course Requirements
This course has a prerequisite of

  • Prerequisite – This course has a prerequisite of HLTAID011 Provide First Aid.

    Online study options:

    • Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic device with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.
    • The Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment delivery mode includes video assessment questions. Occasionally the student will be required to make a video of themselves, either verbally explaining or demonstrating the required assessment outcome. If you do not wish to complete video assessment questions, please consider an alternative mode of delivery (for e.g. a blended or full face to face course).

    Pre-course study: Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode.

What happens at the course?

Assessment Activities
Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:

  • Performance tasks – The assessor must observe the following performance tasks:
    • Identifying need for analgesia
    • Communicating with the casualty
    • Accessing, preparing and administering analgesic
    • Completing written logs and documentation
    • Performing casualty handover
    • Reading, interpreting and applying standards, guidelines and protocols
    • Disposing of unused analgesic drugs according to required standards. Record details of drug use in the relevant logs
  • Theory assessment – 24 multiple choice and short answer questions detailing the knowledge from the training package

PUAEME005 Provide Pain Management


Participants are required to re-certify every 2 years from their completion date to maintain currency.