E01 - WORKPLACE DRUGS AWARENESS

Provider: Community Awareness of Drugs

Address: 31 Central Hotel Chambers, Dame Court, Dublin 2

Web: http://www.cadaboutdrugs.ie

Contact: Training co-ordinator

Title:

Email: info@cadaboutdrugs.ie

Telephone: 01 878-3656

Category E : In-service or on-site training
Objectives

• To respond to the needs of staff and volunteers in relation to drugs awareness
• To provide participants with a drugs awareness update
• To discuss a range of issues that may impact on individuals in the workplace or agency
• To provide reading materials that may be of benefit to participants
• To highlight where participants can access drugs helpline staff or volunteers
• To respond to any additional requests for information

Content

• Pharmacological update
• patterns of drug use
• signs and symptoms of drug use
• drugs and mental health matters
• drugs and sexual health matters
• responding to drug use
• getting along with young people
• the wheel of change
• risk and protective factors
• where to go for help

Target Group

Adults

Entry Requirement

None

Selection Procedure

None

Qualification
n.a.
Assessment
n.a.
Accreditation
n.a.
Background

Our workplace drug awareness seminars have been held in various locations since our establishment in 1983.

Dates / Availability
By arrangement
Location
In the workplace or agency
Region
Dublin
Application
Contact the CAD Office.
Cost
Donation to CAD