09. January 2018 - 10:00
Here4YOUth, Dudley
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Dudley Borough - Level 1 - Setting the scene - drugs and alcohol. | Tuesday, 09. January 2018

New dates added following Coronavirus. We will continue to monitor and review the situation, but wanted to ensure opportunities were available to plan ahead with busy diaries. Thanks 



Level 1- Setting the scene drugs & alcohol


Venue - Here4YOUth, 1 castle street, Dudley, DY1 1LA. Tel 01384 241440


This course is commissioned by public health and is a basic introduction to drug and alcohol use. This course is suitable for all people who are working with or supporting adults and young people who may be using drugs or alcohol in Dudley. Delievered by Switch part of Here4YOUth


The course covers the following learning outcomes:


- Learn about a variety of reasons as to why people use drugs and alcohol and why some people develop problems


- Identify a variety of drugs that are currently used and misused across the UK


- Understand current statistics and trends regarding drug use across the UK


- Understand the impact drugs and alcohol may have on the user, their families, communities and the rest of society


- Identify and understand risks associated with the use of drugs and alcohol


- Identify brief interventions to help with alcohol use 


- learn about local and national services that can support drug and alcohol users


- Identify referral pathways into Dudley young people's and ***** treatment services


 


This event is free (refreshment included but no lunch) 


We also offer bespoke training to organsiations who require more than 10 people trained - get in touch with Here4YOUth for more information (01384 241440)



Please note our cancellation/non attendance terms


1. Relevant substitutions can be made


2. It is your responsibility to cancel the booking at your earliest convenience. Please see cancellation charges below


Notice of cancellation received more than 3 working days before course start: No Charge


Notice of cancellation received within 3 working days £50 (full day, per day)


Non attendance of training courses will incur the following charges £50 (full day, per day)