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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
July 1 Weeks 1 Part-Time - Day Washington Campus Skills for Employment

What’s it all about?

This course is ideal for you if you would like to develop your knowledge and understanding of substance misuse and/or are looking to gain employment in a supporting role linked to substance misuse or rehabilitation work.

There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. You will need to attend a course induction to obtain course information and to complete initial assessments and necessary enrolment documents.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

The Level 1 Award in Awareness of Substance Misuse allows the you to develop knowledge and understanding of substance misuse and its potential effects on individuals and others.

You will learn about a range of substances that are commonly misused and t

What’s next?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to Level 1 or 2 qualifications in Health, or Health and Social Care. It may also be useful to those studying qualifications in the following sectors: Counselling, Childcare, Education, Housing, Sport and Recreation, Community Work, Youth Work and Voluntary.

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