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Substance Abuse and Drugs Misuse

By 2010 all drug workers must have a Level Three in the subject (or be working towards one) which means it is getting increasingly difficult to gain employment without it.

You will not be able to do any voluntary work without a qualification.


After studying this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand possible causes of substance and drugs abuse
  • Have knowledge of the different treatments available
  • Be aware of the help that is available for drug users and their families
  • Have a clear understanding of how to work with people with addiction problems

For more information or to order this course please visit


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