Addressing alcohol and drug-related issues: Reducing harm and supporting positive change.


Addressing alcohol and drug-related issues: Reducing harm and supporting positive change.


Understanding Alcohol Awareness 20/01/2023

  • Duration 3h
  • Total Enrolled 15
  • Last Update November 28, 2022


This course provides a closer look at alcohol and its effects, impact on health and other issues, appropriate responses and the supports available.



What Will I Learn?

  • Be aware of the origins of Alcohol use
  • Be aware of the prevalence of Alcohol use in Northern Ireland
  • Understand the effects of Alcohol misuse on users and families
  • Be aware of the legal issues regarding Alcohol use and associated behaviours
  • Understand evidence and guidance regarding addressing Alcohol issues
  • Understand the links between Alcohol and other health and social issues
  • Be aware of local drug and alcohol services and how to refer to them

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2 Lessons3h

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greatly informative and relevant

Brilliant training

Great introductory course on Alcohol Awareness

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  • This is a virtual course delivered over zoom and the link is provided in the ‘description’ section.
  • You will be sent a reminder with joining instructions prior to the course.
  • Once you have attended the course you will need to return to return to this page and select 'complete course' to fill in a short course evaluation form, which will release your certificate of completion.
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