Substance Misuse

This accredited qualification is aimed at anyone working across a variety of sectors, such as counselling, the health and social care sector, education, sport and recreation or community work, looking for an introductory level qualification in substance misuse. 

Subjects covered include types of substances misused, signs, symptoms and their effects, reasons people misuse substances, misleading signs and symptoms, effects on society and gaining support and advice. 

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification requires learners to complete a 2 day guided course.

How is the qualification assessed?

The qualification is assessed through a written workbook. Learners must successfully complete all questions included within the Candidate Assessment Pack to achieve the qualification. 

What are the entry requirements?

Learners must be at a level 1 understanding of numeracy & literacy to complete this course. 

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