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Substance Misuse Awareness

This training course is for people looking for introductory-level qualification in substance misuse.

It’s ideal for anyone who works across a variety of sectors such as counselling, the health sector, sport and recreation or community work.

What do I learn?
On the Level 1 Award in Substance Misuse Awareness, you learn:
• types of substances misused
• signs
• symptoms and their effects
• reasons people misuse substances
• misleading signs and symptoms
• effects on society
• gaining support and advice

Areas covered include the effect substance misuse has on society as a whole, as well as the physical effects drugs/alcohol have on the individual.

Teaching and learning is through course workbook quizzes and tests, group work and powerpoint presentations.

Assessment: you need to successfully complete all questions included within the Candidate Assessment Pack (CAP) to achieve the qualification.

The training takes place at our Blackbird Leys campus.
What do I gain?
You gain a working knowledge of drug awareness, and a Level 1 Award in Substance Misuse Awareness
What do I need?
Entry requirements: you need Level 1 Literacy
What do I gain?
Take a look at our other short training courses in first aid, safety and security.

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OXCTK90DA Part-time Oxford City Centre


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1 Day 16 to 18 EU tuition fee:£‎60.00
19+ EU tuition fee:£‎60.00
Fee International:£‎60.00

Please note – Fees may be subject to change