|DRUG AND ALCOHOL MISUSE |
|COURSE CODE 673|
This programme is designed for people who wish to gain an awareness of drug & alcohol misuse together with the risks and effects associated with misuse, the law and prevention measures. No prior knowledge is required.
The objectives of the course are to:
Obtain a better understanding about drugs and alcohol misuse.
Obtain knowledge about the different types of drugs available and their side effects and use.
Obtain a better understanding why people take drugs.
Obtain a better understanding about why people use Alcohol.
Find out what treatment is available in your area and how to access it.
Find out how to set up a drug or alcohol abuse treatment programme in your area.
The course is designed for study by distance learning at work or at home. Students receive course manual, assignments and studyguide plus tutor support by mail and email. You can start at any time and plan your studies over a period of up to one year from the time of registration.
Comprehensive study notes for each element of the course
Assignment marking & feedback
At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by Kendal Publishing Limited which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to our courses. We have designed our training courses specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 2 (using Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.
Assessment takes the form of a series of tutor marked activity questions.
Students may register at any time and have a full year to complete their studies. The course will take around 60 hours of study to complete.
Please refer to current price list
LEVEL 2 DRUG & ALCOHOL MISUSE
The course is divided up into five units:
Unit 1: Introduction
Understanding Social use from Substance Abuse, Alcoholism and Addiction
Social Drinking and Drug Abuse
Alcoholism and Drug Addiction
Alcohol and Drug Use Management
Information on Drugs imports into the UK and the European Union.
Unit 2: The A-Z of drugs – effects, risks and the law
The effects of drugs
The risks associated with drugs
The law relating to drugs
Unit 3: Alcohol Abuse
The NHS Guidelines.
The effect of Alcohol on the Human Body
Alcohol and Crime
Unit 4: Why People use Drugs & Alcohol
Attitudes About Drugs
Drug Prevention and Awareness
Unit 5: Drug & Alcohol Prevention and Awareness
Drug & Alcohol Prevention Programmes in the UK
Advantages of this distance learning course:
- Home Study: you declare when you study, no need to attend class at fixed times and fixed dates. Your study hours fit around you!
- We will post all the beautifully printed course materials to you. Everything is written in a clear and easy-to-understand format.
- Start this course anytime of the year! No need to wait until the new academic year starts. Enroll today so soon you'll start improving your CV or re-skill for your new career.
- Create your own study routine, learn at your own pace, complete your course as quickly or slowly as your circumstance dictate.
- Your home learning is totally supported by experienced tutors who guide, encourage and assess your progress. You will not be alone because all our tutors are friendly and approachable.
|DRUG AND ALCOHOL MISUSE |
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