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Dudley Borough - Level 1 - Setting the scene - drugs and alcohol.

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1 Castle Street

Dudley

DY1 1LA

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Level 1- Setting the scene drugs & alcohol

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

This course 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.

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 and adult treatment services

This event is free (refreshment included but no lunch)


There is also a level 2 course available. This is a day course called - 'Interventions to support people using drugs & alcohol'. - level 1 must be attended before booking onto level 2.


We also offer bespoke training to organsiations who require more than 10 people trained - get in touch with switch for more information

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