Barod LogoThis course is designed for attendees to gain an understanding around various common legal and illegal substances in relation to their effects, risks and harms.

Cost: £50

The course explores why people may use substances in various ways and examines the different types of substance use including various modes of administration. The course also examines harm reduction techniques related to the use of various substances including alcohol.

At the end of the course, the attendee’s will be able to:

  • Define what a drug is
  • Name drugs that are most commonly used, their street names, effects and routes of administration
  • Explain the reasons behind drug and alcohol use
  • Distinguish between the different types of drug use
  • Use various interventions in line with harm reduction

If you have any queries, please contact Barod on 01792 472002 or email [email protected]