Drugs and Alcohol Awareness for Employees

This engaging and realistic e-learning course aims to give all learners a a greater awareness of drug, alcohol and substance misuse and the impact of all of these on both the individual and the workplace.

  • Developed with Drug and Alcohol Specialists
  • Based on government, NHS and RoSPA recommendations
  • High Quality Training Experience
  • Instant Online Access - available 24/7
  • Certificate upon completion


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£ 25.00 each
£ 22.50 per unit for buying at least 11
£ 16.50 per unit for buying at least 36
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Discounts for multiple purchases

About The Course

This course aims to give employees an understanding of the potential health, legal, social and financial impact of misuse of drugs and alcohol on themselves, the workplace environment and their ability to do their job. The course offers practical and informative ways to help identify and minimise risks and effects. 

 

Aims of the course

By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

*describe the law and employee's responsibilities regarding drugs and alcohol

*understand the different reasons why people use drugs

*describe the risks and effects of a large range of legal and illegal substances (including alcohol) on the individual, family and workplace

*explain the different levels of risk associated with alcohol

*know where to get information and support

 

Who is it for?

This course is appropriate for all employees at any level within a company across all industries. We also offer a more advanced course entitled Drugs and Alcohol Awareness for Managers which also gives in-depth strategies and practical tips for managing risk.



Course content

1. Introduction - facts about drugs (including alcohol), the law, policies and procedures, your responsibility.

2. Drugs - why people use drugs, types of drugs, effects and risks, signs of drug misuse, workplace impact.

3. Alcohol - understanding units of alcohol, risk levels, short and long term effects on the body, how alcohol can affect lives, effects of misuse on the workplace environment.

4. Assessment - A short assessment comprising of a series of questions to test your knowledge and understanding of the course.

 

How's it delivered?

Our courses conform to SCORM and AICC E-Learning industry standards which means they can be delivered via most learning management systems. Alternatively, if your organisation is looking for a simple and easy to use management system for administrating, distributing and managing e-learning course online then we can also deliver the course via REALSENSE's own platform, ActiVbase.

Many of our courses are also now deliverable on iPAD, tablet and smartphone as well as deliverable via traditional methods including CD-Rom, and USB memory stick. For information regarding your specific requirements please contact a member of the team.

Tech Spec

Operating System/Browser Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Android OS 4.4 or later
Internet Speed 1Mbps or higher
Adobe Flash Player (Only required for some courses)
Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later plus any of these web browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)