F02 - DRUGS AND BEHAVIOUR

Provider: Eolach.ie

Address: Clonmel, Co Tipperary

Web: http://www.eolach.ie

Contact: Fergus McGrath

Title: Director of Education

Email: info@eolach.ie

Telephone: 085 714 0498

Category F : Distance learning or online courses
Objectives

To introduce participants to the psychological, sociological, biological and legal effects of psychoactive substances

Content

1. The human nervous system (Part 1)
2. The human nervous system (Part 2)
3. Introduction to psychopharmacology
4. Psychostimulants
5. Psychedelics
6. Central nervous system depressants
7. Opiods & solvents
8. Performance enhancing drugs

Target Group

General public, parents, athletes, secondary school students and those whose job requires knowledge of the effects of drugs

Entry Requirement

None

Selection Procedure

For more information visit the course website http://www.eolach.ie/course/index.php

Qualification
Certificate in Drugs and Behaviour
Assessment
Online exam
Accreditation
Eolach.ie
Background

The course was written by a psychologist and has been running since 2004. The content of the course has been reviewed and endorsed by the Substance Misuse Unit of the Health Service Executive (South East Region).

Dates / Availability
This course has frequent start dates and runs for four weeks. See website for future dates.
Location
Online
Region
Connacht,Dublin,Leinster,Munster,Ulster
Application
Visit www.eolach.ie and follow instructions regarding enrollment.
Cost
€99