Category A

Short or basic level courses providing information and/or raising awareness of substance misuse among a general target audience, or developing skills of those working in this field.


A01 - STRENGTHENING FAMILIES PROGRAMME

Location: Various locations, see co-ordinators webpage

Region: Connacht,Dublin,Leinster,Munster

Dates/Availability: Contact your local Le Cheile Mentoring Project Co-ordinator

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A02 - UNDERSTANDING DRUG ISSUES: A COMMON SENSE APPROACH

Location: Local community level

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Initial one-session course run on demand.

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A03 - THE CAD 'BI-ANNUAL UPDATE DAY'

Location: Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Please contact CAD for next update day.

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A04 - INTRODUCING DRUGS AND ALCOHOL INTERVENTIONS

Location: Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: CAD hold a training event for services providers in March, June and October each year.

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A05 - THE CAD 'FAMILY FOCUS' SIX-SESSION DRUG EDUCATION PROGRAMME

Location: Local community level cross task-force basis Leinster

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact CAD office.

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A06 - REPORTING FOR WORK UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL – EMPLOYERS LEGAL OBLIGATIONS. SEMINAR
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Dublin, Thursday 21st September 2017

Region: Connacht,Munster,Leinster

Dates/Availability: Thursday 21st September 2017

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A07 - DEVELOPMENT OF POLICIES AND PROCEDURES FOR WORKPLACE DRUGS AND ALCOHOL

Location: Various locations

Region: Connacht,Leinster,Dublin,Munster

Dates/Availability: Contact EAP for future dates.

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A08 - DUN LAOGHAIRE-RATHDOWN DRUG AND ALCOHOL TRAINING COURSES

Location: All of our training will take place within the local community (Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown) to facilitate easy access. If a group has an interest in any particular course, we will make every effort to accommodate their request.

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact SCTN or see website for details.

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A09 - ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)

Location: Various locations

Region: Dublin,Munster,Ulster,Connacht,Leinster

Dates/Availability: This two day workshop is available on demand. Contact NYCI for details.

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A10 - ECO-UNESCO's DRUG PREVENTION TRAINING FOR TRAINERS : INTRODUCING ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AS A RESOURCE

Location: The Greenhouse, 17 St Andrews Street, Dublin 2 (scheduled day trainings). Training at other venues in Ireland can be provided on request to a minimum of 6 and maximum of 20 participants (special group fee applies; contact ECO-UNESCO for details).

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Please contact ECO UNESCO for future dates.

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A11 - BRIEF INTERVENTIONS FOR SMOKING CESSATION

Location: Cork and Kerry. Can also be delivered on-site or at agreed locations on demand.

Region: Munster

Dates/Availability: Contact course coordinator

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A12 - DRUG AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS / PREVENTION

Location: Various

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: The course is 16 hours and can be structured as requested.

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A13 - DRUG AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS TALK FOR PARENTS

Location: Local schools / youth or community groups

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Two-hour talk, daytime or evening

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A14 - PARENTING COURSE: FOCUS ON DRUG PREVENTION

Location: Details from contact person listed above

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Various

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A15 - UNDERSTANDING AND RESPONDING TO SELF-INJURY: A HARM-REDUCATION APPROACH

Location: Trinity College Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: The course runs bi-annually commencing the first week of October and the second week of March each year.

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A16 - PARENT TO PARENT PROGRAMME

Location: Community settings in Cork city

Region: Munster

Dates/Availability: By arrangement

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A17 - REHABILITATION, EDUCATION & TRAINING PROGRAMME

Location: Teach Tearmann, Dublin 12

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Programmes run from Monday to Friday. There are two programmes: 9.15am-1.15pm and 1.30pm-5.30pm daily.

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A18 - MANAGING PROFESSIONAL BOUNDARIES WORKSHOP

Location: Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra:

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Dublin: 28 Feb 2018, 10am-4pm. 10 Oct 2018, 10am-4pm

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A19 - HIDDEN SHAME WORKSHOP

Location: Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra:

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Dublin: 26 April 2018, 10am - 4pm

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A20 - PERSONALITIES TYPES AND DISORDERS

Location: Dublin, Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra, Dublin 9

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 14 March 2018, 10am - 4pm; 21 Nov 2018 10am - 4pm

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A21 - DEALING WITH CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR

Location: Limerick Education Centre, Dooradoyle Road. Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra.

Region: Dublin,Munster,Connacht

Dates/Availability: Limerick: 25 Apr 2018,10am - 4pm Dublin: 30 May 2018, 14 Nov 2018, 10am - 4pm

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A22 - KEYWORKING, CARE PLANNING AND CASE MANAGEMENT

Location: Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra. And Limerick, Limerick Education Centre:

Region: Dublin,Munster,Connacht

Dates/Availability: Dublin: 01 and 02 Mar, 10am - 4pm. 27, 28 Sept, 10am - 4pm Limerick: 07, 08 June, 10am - 4pm

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A23 - INTRODUCTION TO SOLUTION FOCUSED BRIEF THERAPY (SFBT)

Location: Cork, CESC, Cork. Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra. Workshops and in house training courses on SFBT can also be run as requested for groups of staff or organizations.

Region: Dublin,Munster

Dates/Availability: Dublin: 07, 08 June 2017, 10am - 4pm. Cork: 29, 30 Nov 2018, 10am - 4pm

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A24 - INTRODUCTION TO MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING

Location: Dublin, Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra, Dublin 9; and other locations around the country.

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Dublin, 08, 09 February 2018, 10am - 4pm, 20, 21 September 2018, 10am - 4pm. Contact the Learning Curve for future dates. Motivational Interviewing workshops are also run as requested.

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A25 - COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY

Location: Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra. It can also be offered on-site to groups or organizations.

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 18 Oct - 19 Oct 2018 , 10am - 4pm. Contact The Learning Curve for future dates.

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A26 - ALCOHOL AND DRUG MISUSE - SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY OTHERS MISUSE

Location: Dublin, Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra, Dublin 9

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact the Learning Curve for future dates.

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A27 - COMMUNITY REINFORCEMENT APPROACH (CRA)

Location: Dublin, Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra, Dublin 9

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact The Learning Curve for future dates.

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A28 - ALCOHOL AWARENESS

Location: This course is offered in various locations. It can also be offered on-site to groups or organizations.

Region: Connacht,Dublin,Leinster,Munster,Ulster

Dates/Availability: Courses are run as requested. Contact The Learning Curve Institute on 098 25530 or at info@thelearningcurve.ie for further information.

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A29 - BASIC COUNSELLING SKILLS FOR ADDICTION WORKERS

Location: The course is run in various locations Castlebar, Co. Mayo. Sligo, Co. Sligo. Galway City.

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: 1-2 days depending on level needed. Courses are run as requested. Please contact The Learning Curve Institute on 098 25530 or at info@thelearningcurve.ie for further information.

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A30 - HARM REDUCTION WORKSHOP

Location: Dublin. Courses are run in various locations

Region: Dublin,Connacht,Leinster,Munster,Ulster

Dates/Availability: Dublin, The Skylon Hotel, Drumcondra: 18 Apr 2018,10am - 4pm. 28 Nov 2018, 10am - 4pm Courses are run as requested. 1-2 day workshop depending on level needed. Please contact The Learning Curve Institute on 098 25530 or at info@thelearningcurve.ie for dates.

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A31 - SUBSTANCE MISUSE

Location: Various locations

Region: Dublin,Connacht,Munster,Leinster

Dates/Availability: 1 or 2 days depending on client need. Contact The Learning Curve.

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A32 - RELAPSE PREVENTION

Location: Varous locations in Ireland

Region: Connacht,Dublin,Leinster,Munster,Ulster

Dates/Availability: Courses are run as requested. See the website for planned dates.

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A33 - INTRODUCTION TO ADDICTION STUDIES

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 7 & 8 September 2017, 10:00am-4:30pm. Contact URRUS for future dates.

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A34 - WORKING WITH ALCOHOL MISUSE
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 12 October 2017, 10:00am-5:00pm. One-day workshop.

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A35 - UNDERSTANDING HARM REDUCTION
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 9

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Half-day workshop. 16 November 2017, 10:00am-1:00pm. Registration at 9:45am.

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A36 - WOMEN AND SUBSTANCE USE
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 7 November 2017, 10:00am-4:30pm. Contact URRUS for upcoming start dates.

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A37 - INTRODUCTION TO COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 2-day course. Dates to be confirmed.

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A38 - ADVANCED COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun, Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 2-day course. Dates to be confirmed.

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A39 - COMMUNITY REINFORCEMENT APPROACH (CRA)
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 9

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 19 & 20 October 2017, 10:00am-5:00pm.

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A40 - KEYWORKING AND CARE PLANNING
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 5 & 6 October 2017, 10:00am-5:00pm. Contact URRUS for future start dates.

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A41 - DRUG RELATED HEALTH ISSUES
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: URRUS / Ballymun Youth Action Project, Horizons Centre, Balcurris Road, Ballymun, Dublin 11

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Thursday 16 November 2017, 2-5pm.

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A42 - NUTRITION – A GUIDE FOR PROFESSIONAL WORKERS IN THE FIELD OF ADDICTION

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 9

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact URRUS for future dates.

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A43 - UNDERSTANDING SAFER INJECTING TECHNIQUES

Location: Ballymun, Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact URRUS for upcoming start dates.

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A44 - DRUGS AND YOUNG PEOPLE

Location: Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact URRUS for upcoming start dates.

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A45 - UNDERSTANDING DRUG USE AND HOMELESSNESS

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact URRUS for future dates.

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A46 - PERFORMANCE AND IMAGE ENHANCING DRUGS (PIED)

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact URRUS for upcoming start dates.

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A47 - SAOR: BRIEF INTERVENTIONS FOR ALCOHOL USE
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: West of Ireland

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: 14 June 2017 in Castlebar, Co. Mayo. 21 June 2017 Galway City. Please contact the WRDTF for future dates.

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A48 - MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING (LEVEL 1)
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Mayo and Roscommon

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Contact WRDATF for future dates.

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A49 - PUTTING THE PIECES TOGETHER
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Galway.

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: 7-8 June 2017. Contact WRDATF for future dates.

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A50 - MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING (LEVEL 2)
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Castlebar, Co. Mayo

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: 30-31 May 2017. Contact the WRDTF for future dates

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A51 - NEW AND EMERGING DRUGS
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Galway and Claremorris, Co. Mayo

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Please contact the WRDATF for future dates.

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A52 - TRENDS IN DRUG USE
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Roscommon

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Contact the WRDATF for future dates.

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A53 - COMMUNITY REINFORCEMENT APPROACH (CRA)
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Galway

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: 23, 24 & 25 May 2017. Contact the WRDTF for future dates.

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A54 - WESTERN REGIONAL DRUGS TASK FORCE FURTHER TRAINING

Location: Various locations in Galway, Mayo and Roscommon.

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Dates to be confirmed.

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A55 - DRUG & ALCOHOL TRAINING (specifically for students on placement & interns)
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: West of Ireland.

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Contact WRDATF for future dates.

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A56 - NALOXONE AND OVERDOSE AWARENESS
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: West of Ireland

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Contact WRDATF for future dates

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A57 - HARM REDUCTION & CURRENT ISSUES
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: West of Ireland

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: Contact WRDATF for future dates

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A58 - RESPONDING TO FAMILY NEEDS IN RELATION TO DRUG AND ALCOHOL USE
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: Galway.

Region: Connacht

Dates/Availability: The course is run as required. Contact WRDATF for future dates.

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A59 - ADDICTION AND LOSS
This course, is no longer active but may be in the future so contact the course provider for more details.

Location: The Irish Hospice Foundation, Dublin 2

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Thursday, 15th June 2017, 9.15am-4.15pm. See website for further dates.

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A60 - WORKING WITH ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOURS

Location: Clondalkin, Dublin West. Training also takes place in Cork and Limerick.

Region: Dublin,Munster

Dates/Availability: To be confirmed

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A61 - FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS: COPING WITH FAMILY LIFE AND COMMUNICATION WITH TEENAGERS - TRAINING FOR TRAINERS

Location: Dublin

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: 7-9 February 2018

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A62 - POSITIVE PARENTING FOR CHANGING FAMILIES

Location: One Family, 8 Coke Lane, Smithfield, Dublin 7.

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Three day course. Date to be confirmed

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A63 - DUBLIN NORTH EAST DRUG PREVENTION COURSES

Location: The Mornington Centre, 44A Malahide Road, Artane, Dublin 5

Region: Dublin

Dates/Availability: Contact the education team for dates of courses

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A64 - DRUG EDUCATION AND AWARENESS (FOR PARENTS AND OTHERS)

Location: Waterford city and county

Region: Munster

Dates/Availability: Various dates and times (daytime or evening). Course is 2 to 4 two-hour sessions (depending on the needs of the target audience).

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A65 - COMMUNITY ADDICTION COURSE

Location: Midelton, Cork

Region: Munster

Dates/Availability: Contact Croi Nua for future dates.

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