Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Drug Awareness

There are many different reasons for wanting to know about drug and alcohol issues. For many people in society today it could be knowledge that relates to an area of work. There are many occupations that would  benefit from a better knowledge of these issues, either to find employment or to improve the quality of work and support already being given in this area.

This course is a non- accredited course focusing on substance and alcohol abuse. There are courses designed to help educate and support people experiencing these issues as well as anyone already working in this field.

Learning Outcomes

  • The most commonly misused drugs, including their street names and legal status in the UK
  • The effects of misusing drugs and alcohol
  • Why people use drugs and develop alcohol problems
  • National treatment agencies and help lines
  • The next step

Training Methods

All courses use various methods of engagement including Presentations, Q and A, Case studies, Group discussions, Short Films and Course hand-outs.

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