Training January 2020

The following training is available: –

  • Introduction to Addiction Studies – 20 & 21 January 2020 
  • Community Addiction Studies Course© – 10 weeks (one day a week) starts 27 January 2020

Introduction to Addiction Studies
This two-day workshop is for those wishing to gain a good basic understanding of drugs and related issues.
Content includes:-
~ Drug/Alcohol information.
~ Signs and symptoms.
~ Process of addiction.
~ Addiction and family.
~ Treatment approaches / making referrals.
Dates: Monday 20 & Tuesday 21 January 2020.
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Community Addiction Studies Course© – NFQ Level 5 Module
This course is run over ten weeks (one day a week); the next start date is 27 January  2020. On successful completion of the programme learners will receive a component certificate in Community Addiction Studies (5N1834) – QQI Award (Minor) Level 5 – Further Education and Training.  The Community Addiction Studies Course© is for anyone living or working in the community who would like to be more effective when it comes to drugs/alcohol issues.
Content includes: –
~ Pharmaceutical information on drugs and their effects.
~ Process of addiction.
~ How addiction effects individuals / families / communities.
~ Social analysis.
~ Media analysis.
~ Personal development.
~ How individuals and communities can respond.
~ Field visits to drugs services
Accreditation: QQI Award (Minor) Level 5.
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If you have further queries please contact Urrús: –

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