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 Opioids 23/01/2024

  • Duration 3h
  • Total Enrolled 15
  • Last Update November 23, 2023


Designed for those who already have a basic drugs knowledge, and who want to look at the opioid drug class in greater detail, including the effects on users, implications for health and appropriate support mechanisms

What Will I Learn?

  • Be aware of the prevalence of opioid drug use
  • Be aware of the types of opioid drugs used, their effects, and associated harms
  • Be aware of evidence and guidance regarding harm reduction and treatment
  • Be aware of local services available

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2 Lessons3h

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  • This is a virtual course delivered over zoom and the link is provided in the ‘description’ section.
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  • Once you have attended the course you will need 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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