Substance Misuse – Level 1
Level: 1 | Duration: 6 Weeks | Start Date: 25/04/19 (September 2019 start also available)
Details: Thursdays 6pm-8pm
PLEASE NOTE: If applying for April 2019, first call 0151 257 2053 to register your interest. Apply online for a September 2019 start.
What is this course about?
You will explore why people misuse substances, the physical and physiological effects of substances on the individual and the effects substance misuse can have on others.
What will I learn on this course?
The course covers a wide range of topics some of which are: causes of substance misuse, psychological and physiological effects of substance misuse and the impact that substance use can have on the human body. You will also boost your confidence and resilience.
There is the potential for course related enrichment such as trips and guest speakers. You will have the opportunity to work with others in a supportive and friendly environment.
Why choose Riverside College?
This course is aimed at people who are interested in the subjects and would like to progress onto other courses including counselling and the Access course.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed with your progress throughout the course and you will complete a workbook that will be assessed at the end of the course.
What are the entry requirements?
No formal qualifications are required for this course
Are there any costs associated with this course?
Course fee £60 (fee remission is available depending on individual circumstances).
What will this course lead on to?
Vocational courses, Pre-Access, Mental Health Awareness and Alcohol Awareness.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes