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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

  • Complexities of Cannabis - WFD07-RES08

    Code: WFD07-RES08

    Date: Wednesday 30th September 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Complexities of Cannabis - WFD07-RES09

    Code: WFD07-RES09

    Date: Monday 12th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Parental Substance Misuse WFD07-PSM01

    Code: WFD07-PSM01

    Date: Tuesday 29th & Wednesday 30th September 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Parental Substance Misuse WFD07-PSM02

    Code: WFD07-PSM02

    Date: Thursday 29th & Friday 30th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD07-SMA02

    Code: WFD07-SMA02

    Date: Wednesday 30th September 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD07-SMA03

    Code: WFD07-SMA03

    Date: Tuesday 13th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD07-SMA04

    Code: WFD07-SMA04

    Date: Wednesday 29th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD07-HHP03

    Code: WFD07-HHP03

    Date: Thursday 8th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD07-HHP04

    Code: WFD07-HHP04

    Date: Tuesday 20th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Alcohol WFD07-HDI06

    Code: WFD07-HDI06

    Date: Wednesday 7th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 Hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Alcohol WFD07-HDI09

    Code: WFD07-HDI09

    Date: Tuesday 27th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 Hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD07-HDI04

    Code: WFD07-HDI04

    Date: Thursday 24th September 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD07-HDI07

    Code: WFD07-HDI07

    Date: Tuesday 13th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Illicit Drugs WFD07-HDI05

    Code: WFD07-HDI05

    Date: Friday 2nd October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hour

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Illicit Drugs WFD07-HDI08

    Code: WFD07-HDI08

    Date: Thursday 22nd October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hour

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD07-WYP06

    Code: WFD07-WYP06

    Date: Thursday 8th & Friday 9th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD07-WYP07

    Code: WFD07-WYP07

    Date: Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Opioids WFD07-RES05

    Code: WFD07-RES05

    Date: Tuesday 22nd September 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Opioids WFD07-RES07

    Code: WFD07-RES07

    Date: Wednesday 21st October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder WFD07-RES06

    Code: WFD07-RES06

    Date: Thursday 15th October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Supporting Family Members WFD07-SFM01

    Code: WFD07-SFM01

    Date: Tuesday 20th & Wednesday 21st October 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Substance Misuse in a Homeless Setting WFD07-SMH02

    Code: WFD07-SMH01

    Date: 19th, 26th October and 2nd November 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 9 hours (x3 am sessions)

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Introduction to the Community Resiliency ModelĀ® (CRM)  - WFD07-RES10

    Code: WFD07-RES10

    Date: Friday 6th November 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • ASIST- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training- SE316

    Code: SE316

    Date: Monday 12th & Tuesday 13th October 2020

    Location: Belfast Area- Venue To Be Confirmed

    Duration: 2 Days

    Price: £0.00 View

  • ASIST- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training- SE317

    Code: SE317

    Date: Monday 7th & Tuesday 8th December 2020

    Location: Omagh Area - Venue to be confirmed

    Duration: 2 Days

    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