This Substance Misuse training course is open to anyone who wants to learn more about the impact substance misuse has on daily living including the short & long term psychological effects to the individual, their families and friends.

This course will be delivered by a variety of teaching methods including; presentations; case studies; small group discussions; interactive quizzes and video examples and demonstrations.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Discussion on your own attitude towards the misuse of substances
  • Commonly misused substances and reasons for there use
  • Possible signs of substance misuse
  • Commonly misused drugs including psychoactive substances (legal highs)
  • The social and personal effects of substance misuse
  • Legislation
  • The use of appropriate interventions for working with substance misuse on a short and long term basis

Face to Face Training

  • Max attendees: 15
  • Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.


Webinar Training

  • Max attendees: 20
  • Single session: 2 hours

Tutor lead webinars delivering theory based learning. Any practical elements are demonstrated via instructional videos.


Make an enquiry

To make a booking – or for further course details – please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969. You can also write to us for more information about all of our healthcare training courses.