Drugs and Alcohol Awareness Online Training

£27.50 + VAT

This course is intended to provide you with the information you needed to understand and spot the signs of drug and alcohol misuse. It covers the legal and social implications for the individual and for your company if you find out an employee is misusing drugs. This course discusses the law, different types of drugs, and policies that can be put in place to protect yourself, your business and your employees.

Approved By: CPD
Duration: 80 mins*

*Note: Course Duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions.


Drugs and Alcohol Awareness Online Training

The training of your staff is a factor that plays heavily on the overall success of your business. Staff, having received the proper training can conduct their work in a more efficient and safe manner, leading to fewer incidents that can disrupt your operations causing a potential slowing or halt in your revenue generation. Online training is a flexible, efficient, and effective method of training meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal lives.

This drugs and alcohol awareness online training course is aimed at both employers and employees who play a role in reducing drug, alcohol, and substance misuse in their workplace. This course will cover how to write an effective drugs and alcohol policy. Beyond this the course will explore best business practice in terms of HR, legislation, spotting signs of drug misuse and the implementation of workplace solutions.

Upon completion of this drugs and alcohol awareness online training course, the candidate will be able to:

  • Understand the scale of drug and alcohol abuse and recognise the signs of misuse leading to effects on the employee and the workplace.
  • Recognise their legal positions and recognise an effective policy will help address employees with an addiction problem.
  • Define best practice in an effective policy to address the company position on drug and alcohol abuse and what help is available.
  • Identify the 4-step process in regards to dealing with individuals with alcohol issues.

Gain a competitive advantage by investing in your staff and ensuring that you consistently demonstrate to the public your commitment to maintain a safe and healthy environment within your business.

This course is approved by CPD, Institute of Hospitality & IIRSM meaning this course has met the rigorous standards set by these leading bodies.


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