Substance Misuse Training Course

This course provides an overview of the issues surrounding substance misuse in the UK and ways to tackle this issue.

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About this Substance Misuse Awareness Training Course

This course provides an overview of the issues surrounding substance misuse in the UK. It gives practical advice on the risks of misuse in children and young people as well as covering what substances can be abused. 

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Dependent on delivery method, this course takes between 1-2 hours to complete and gain your certificate.
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There are no barriers to entry on this course. This is an awareness course, suitable for all. 
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On completion of this course, either download your certificate or access at a later date online. 
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This course is CPD accredited. It meets accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines. 


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Substance Misuse Awareness Training Course Outline

The aim of this course is to help raise awareness of why young people and children use drugs and alcohol, as well as how to identify the early signs of substance misuse.

The key points covered in this course are:

  • Substance misuse risks
  • Types of misused substances
  • Impact of substance misuse
  • Concerns about substance misuse

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Substance Misuse Awareness Training Course Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, learners will:
  • Have a greater awareness of what substance misuse is and its prevalence
  • Understand the categories of drugs and their effects
  • Learn about the law and drugs and consequences
  • Have an increased understanding of why young people use drugs and alcohol
  • Recognise the early signs of drug or alcohol use that might indicate a concern
  • Understand the impact substance misuse has on families
  • Know how to take action if you know or suspect that a child or a young person is using drugs or alcohol
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