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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

  • Suicide First Aid Lite 01 - Cost £50pp

    Code: SE307

    Date: Friday 10th July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hour

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD07-SMA17

    Code: WFD07-SMA17

    Date: Tuesday 1st September 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD07-SMA18

    Code: WFD07-SMA18

    Date: Wednesday 29th July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Substance Misuse Awareness WFD07-SMA19

    Code: WFD07-SMA19

    Date: Tuesday 18th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD07-HHP18

    Code: WFD07-HHP18

    Date: Tuesday 21st July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Safeguarding Children Affected By Parental Substance Misuse WFD07-HHP19

    Code: WFD07-HHP19

    Date: Thursday 27th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Alcohol WFD07-HDI29

    Code: WFD07-HDI29

    Date: Tuesday 28th July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 Hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Alcohol WFD07-HDI30

    Code: WFD07-HDI30

    Date: Tuesday 25th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 Hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD07-HDI31

    Code: WFD07-HDI31

    Date: Thursday 9th July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs WFD07-HDI32

    Code: WFD07-HDI32

    Date: Tuesday 11th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Illicit Drugs WFD07-HDI34

    Code: WFD07-HDI34

    Date: Wednesday 22nd July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hour

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Understanding Illicit Drugs WFD07-HDI35

    Code: WFD07-HDI35

    Date: Thursday 20th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 3 hour

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD07-WYP01

    Code: WFD07-WYP01

    Date: Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD07-WYP02

    Code: WFD07-WYP02

    Date: Tuesday 4th & Wednesday 5th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Working with Young People and Substance Misuse WFD07-WYP03

    Code: WFD07-WYP03

    Date: Wednesday 26th & Thursday 27th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Welfare Reform & Addiction Services - 02

    Date: Thursday 6th & Friday 7th August 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    Price: £0.00 View

  • Managing Potentially Violent Situations - 03

    Date: Tuesday 21st & 22nd July 2020

    Location: Zoom Online Training

    Duration: 6 hours

    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