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Course Detail

Alcohol and drugs foundation - basic awareness: working with children, young people and families – module 1

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Course code
CWC 17/013 
Summary

This e-learning module provides foundation knowledge for all Children's Services staff working with families on levels 2, 3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need.  It helps Practitioners to explore and build on existing knowledge and experiences of drug abuse. It gives the opportunity to learn about: various drugs and their effects; drugs legislation and penalties for use and supply.

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Full Description

This e-learning module provides foundation knowledge for all Children's Services staff working with families on levels 2,3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need.  It helps Practitioners to explore and build on existing knowledge and experiences of drug abuse. It gives the opportunity to learn about: various drugs and their effects; drugs legislation and penalties for use and supply.

 
Objectives

Increase knowledge and explore:

Drug categories and definitions

Different ways of using drugs

Drug terminology

Drugs and the law

Drugs at Work

Penalties for drug use and supply for young people and adult

 

 
Categories
Adult Social Care
Children's Workforce 
Subcategories
Adult Social Care - Safeguarding
Children's Workforce - Early Help, Social Care and SEND
Children's Workforce - Early Years and Childcare
Children's Workforce - ESCC staff
Children's Workforce - Foster Carers
Children's Workforce - Public Sector Partners
Children's Workforce - Safeguarding
Children's Workforce - Schools and Governors
Children's Workforce - Voluntary and Community Sector 
Target Audience
All users 
Estimated Duration
40 minutes 
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Training Events Team (cw.events@eastsussex.gov.uk)