"Addressing alcohol and drug related issues: reducing harm and supporting positive change"
Workforce Development Training

Workforce Development Training

ASCERT is contracted by the Public Health Agency to provide a Workforce Development Training Programme for the workforce in the statutory and voluntary sectors.

The aim of the programme is to develop knowledge and skills in addressing substance misuse. Courses are free and are CPD certified. The courses available are listed below.

Each of the courses open for registration are displayed at the bottom of the page. You can view the course detail and apply for a place by clicking VIEW on the relevant course .

If you don't already have an account you can create one using the tab at the top right of this page. You will receive an activation email (if you dont get it in a few minutes check your junk mail folder) and and you can then log in and register your place.on any available courses.

Substance Misuse Awareness 1 Day
Understanding Alcohol Half Day
Understanding Illicit Drugs Half Day
Understanding Medicines Misuse Half Day
Understanding New Psychoactive Substances Half Day
Foundation Module  - Adults and Family Members 3 Days
Advanced Module - Level 3 Certificate in Tackling Substance Misuse 12 Days
Supporting Family Members affected by Substance Misuse 2 Days
Working with Substance Misuse in a Homeless Setting 4 Days
Foundation Module -Children, Young People and Families 3 Days
Working with Young People and Substance Misuse 2 Days
Young People, Substance Misuse and Mental Health 2 Days
The Regional Initial Assessment Tool for Young People (RIAT) Half Day
The Regional Hidden Harm Protocol 1 Day
Parental Substance Misuse              2 Days

 

To apply for a place on a course you must first have registered an account. You will be issued with an email link to verify your account and once you have done so you will be able to log-in to your account where you can apply for courses and view your upcoming courses and history.

If you have any questions about this you can contact our training administrator on 0800 2545 123 or email training@ascert.biz   

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Parental Substance Misuse WFD05-PSM06

    Code: WFD05-PSM-06

    Date: 09th& 10th September 2019

    Location: Lisburn Enterprise Organisation, Enterprise Centre, Ballinderry Road, Lisburn BT28 2BP

    Duration: 2 Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Parental Substance Misuse WFD04-PSM02

    Code: WFD04-PSM02

    Date: 21st& 22nd October 2019

    Location: CINI, 40 Montgomery Rd, Castlereagh, Belfast BT6 9HL

    Duration: 2 Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-PSM01

    Code: WFD6-PSM01

    Date: 05th& 06th December 2019

    Location: Rathmor Centre, Blighs Lane, Derry, BT48 9PW

    Duration: 2 Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Supporting Family Members WFD05-SFM04

    Code: WFD05-SFM04

    Date: 23rd& 24th September 2019

    Location: Broughshane House 70 Main St Broughshane Ballymena BT42 4JW

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Supporting Family Members WFD04-SFM02

    Code: WFD04-SFM-02

    Date: 28th& 29th October 2019

    Location: The Junction, 12 Beechvalley Way, Dungannon, Co Tyrone BT70 1BS

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Supporting Family Members WFD06-SFM01

    Code: WFD06-SFM01

    Date: 14th& 15th November 2019

    Location: North City Business Centre, 2 Duncairn Gardens Belfast BT15 2GG

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA08

    Code: WFD06-SMA08

    Date: 08th October 2019

    Location: Omagh Enterprise Company, Great Northern Rd, Omagh BT78 5LU

    Duration: 1 Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA09

    Code: WFD06-SMA09

    Date: 04th November 2019

    Location: The Junction, 12 Beechvalley Way, Dungannon, Co Tyrone BT70 1BS

    Duration: 1 Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA11

    Code: WFD06-SMA11

    Date: 13th December 2019

    Location: CINI, 40 Montgomery Rd, Castlereagh, Belfast BT6 9HL

    Duration: 1 Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD04-WYP05

    Code: WFD04-WYP05

    Date: 30th& 31st October 2019

    Location: Broughshane House 70 Main St Broughshane Ballymena BT42 4JW

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD06-WYP01

    Code: WFD06-WYP01

    Date: 07th& 08th November 2019

    Location: North City Business Centre, 2 Duncairn Gardens Belfast BT15 2GG

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD06-WYP02

    Code: WFD06-WYP02

    Date: 25th& 26th November 2019

    Location: Omagh Enterprise Company, Great Northern Rd, Omagh BT78 5LU

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD03HHP27

    Code: WFD003-HHP27

    Date: 16th September 2019

    Location: UNISON- Galway House, 165 York St, Belfast BT15 1GD

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-HHP03

    Code: WFD05-HHP03

    Date: 23rd September 2019

    Location: CINI, 40 Montgomery Rd, Castlereagh, Belfast BT6 9HL

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-HHP04

    Code: WFD06-HHP04

    Date: 07th October 2019

    Location: Rathmor Centre, Blighs Lane, Derry, BT48 9PW

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-HHP05

    Code: WFD06-HHP05

    Date: 23rd October 2019

    Location: Broughshane House 70 Main St Broughshane Ballymena BT42 4JW

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-HHP06

    Code: WFD06-HHP06

    Date: 12th November 2019

    Location: North City Business Centre, 2 Duncairn Gardens Belfast BT15 2GG

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-HHP07

    Code: WFD06-HHP07

    Date: 27th November 2019

    Location: Omagh Enterprise Company, Great Northern Rd, Omagh BT78 5LU

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD06-HHP08

    Code: WFD06-HHP08

    Date: 11th December 2019

    Location: Lisburn Enterprise Organisation, Enterprise Centre, Ballinderry Road, Lisburn BT28 2BP

    Duration: Half Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD04-WYP03

    Code: WFD04-WYP03

    Date: 09th& 10th October 2019

    Location: Millennium Forum Theatre, 3 Newmarket St, Londonderry BT48 6EB

    Duration: 2 days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Foundation Module - Children, Young People and Families WFD06FYP01

    Code: WFD06-FYP-01

    Date: 02nd, 09th & 16th December 2019

    Location: Broughshane House 70 Main St Broughshane Ballymena BT42 4JW

    Duration: 3 Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA07

    Code: WFD06-SMA07

    Date: 27th September 2019

    Location: North City Business Centre, 2 Duncairn Gardens Belfast BT15 2GG

    Duration: 1 Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA10

    Code: WFD06-SMA10

    Date: 13th November 2019

    Location: Rathmor Centre, Blighs Lane, Derry, BT48 9PW

    Duration: 1 Day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA01

    Code: WFD06-SMA01

    Date: 25th& 26th September 2019

    Location: Hollywell trust, 10-14 Bishop St, Londonderry BT48 6PW

    Duration: 2 evening sessions

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA02

    Code: WFD06-SMA02

    Date: 14th& 15th October 2019

    Location: Fermanagh House Broadmeadow Pl, Enniskillen BT74 7HR

    Duration: 2 evening sessions

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA03

    Code: WFD06-SMA03

    Date: 18th& 19th November 2019

    Location: Daisy Hill Hospital, Room 1, Main Building,  5 Hospital Road, Newry BT35 8DR

    Duration: 2 evening sessions

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD06-SMA05

    Code: WFD06-SMA05

    Date: 30th August 2019

    Location: Lisburn Enterprise Organisation, Enterprise Centre, Ballinderry Road, Lisburn BT28 2BP

    Duration: 1 day

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD06-HDI10

    Code: WFD06-HDI10

    Date: 11th October 2019

    Location: North City Business Centre, 2 Duncairn Gardens Belfast BT15 2GG

    Duration: 3hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • ASIST- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training- SE267

    Code: SE267

    Date: 14th & 15th October 2019

    Location: The West Court Centre, 8-30 Barrack St, Belfast BT12 4AJ

    Duration: 2 Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • ASIST T4T (Facilitators Training)

    Code: SE269

    Date: 4th November - 8th November 2019

    Location: Dromantine Conference Centre, 96 Glen Road, Newry, BT34 1RH

    Duration: 5 CONSECUTIVE FULL DAYS PLUS 2 EVENINGS

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safetalk T4T (Facilitators Training)

    Code: SE268

    Date: 8th & 9th October 2019

    Location: The West Court Centre, 8-30 Barrack St, Belfast BT12 4AJ

    Duration: 2 Full Consecutive Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Advanced Module-Level 3 Certificate in Tackling Substance Misuse WFD05 TSMyouth04

    Code: WFD05 TSMyouth04

    Date: WEEK 1 to 6 20th September - 25th October WEEK 7 to 10 8th November - 29th November 2019 (Optional Module 6th& 13th December)

    Location: Tullyhommon Methodist Church Hall - High Street, Pettigo, Co. Donegal, BT93 8BD

    Duration: 12 Days

    View
  • Understanding Alcohol WFD06-HDI-03

    Code: WFD06-HDI-03

    Date: 19th September 2019

    Location: Daisy Hill Hospital, Board Room, Bernish House, 5 Hospital Road, Newry BT35 8DR

    Duration: Half Day - Evening session

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD06-HDI-04

    Code: WFD06-HDI-04

    Date: 30th September 2019

    Location: Broughshane House 70 Main St Broughshane Ballymena BT42 4JW

    Duration: Half Day - Evening session

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Illicit Drugs WFD06-HDI-05

    Code: WFD06-HDI-05

    Date: 15th October 2019

    Location: The Junction, 12 Beechvalley Way, Dungannon, Co Tyrone BT70 1BS

    Duration: Half Day - Evening session

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Alcohol WFD06-HDI-06

    Code: WFD06-HDI-06

    Date: 05th November 2019

    Location: Fermanagh House Broadmeadow Pl, Enniskillen BT74 7HR

    Duration: Half Day - AM session

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD06-HDI-07

    Code: WFD06-HDI-07

    Date: 05th November 2019

    Location: The Junction, 12 Beechvalley Way, Dungannon, Co Tyrone BT70 1BS

    Duration: Half Day - Evening session

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Alcohol WFD06-HDI-08

    Code: WFD06-HDI-08

    Date: 19th November 2019

    Location: Broughshane House 70 Main St Broughshane Ballymena BT42 4JW

    Duration: Half Day - Evening session

    Price: £0.00 View

ASCERT
23 Bridge Street,
Lisburn
Co. Antrim
BT28 1XZ

Tel: 0800 2545 123
Fax: 028 9260 3874
Email: info@ascert.biz
Charity Number: NIC101239