When you book onto a course you are entrusted to ensure this has been agreed with your line manager.

The aim of the course is to increase confidence and competence in attendees by addressing gaps in knowledge and skills around substances and their effects.


Participants will have opportunities to:

  • Increase knowledge & understanding of substances, their use and effects
  • Recognise indications of substance misuse
  • Find out how to respond to substance misuse safely and legally
  • Know how and when to refer individuals to specialists

Intended for:

All staff who need more knowledge on dealing with clients regarding Drug and Alcohol Awareness.

Course Dates

Course When Where

Drug & Alcohol Awareness Training

No courses currently scheduled


To book on a course please email the course title and the date you wish to attend to the Learning and Development Team.  Please also let us know if you have any special requirements or would like us to make reasonable adjustments in order that you can get the maximum benefit from the training.

If no dates are scheduled you will be able to add your name onto a waiting list and you will be contacted when a date has been arranged. To register interest in a future course please email the Learning and Development Team with the title of the course you wish to attend.


If you are registered, training is available via  e-learning, through Learning Nexus see the E-Learning page for more information about the courses available and how to access them.