SDF Workforce Development Programme

Professional Development

For information about our range of training events
and to book your place, please

Tailored Programmes

For information about how we can tailor a course to your needs, please

Strategic Workforce Development & Planning

For information about our strategic support options, please

Course Title: New Drugs, New Trends? A Workers Toolkit for NPS.

Description

This e-learning module has been designed to meet the needs of workers who come into contact with people who may use New Psychoactive Substances (sometimes known as Legal Highs).

 

By the end of this module, participants will be able to:

  • Name the seven categories of substances which apply to NPS
  • Recall the legislation affecting NPS
  • Give an overview of two key NPS in use
  • Recall current and emerging trends with regards to NPS in Scotland
  • Describe typical patterns of use, including poly-substance use
  • Identify techniques to support people who use NPS



Please click on the course title below to register for the course.

Date Title Venue Area Spaces
16.03.2017 New Drugs, New Trends? A Workers Toolkit for NPS. - Scotland Wide 9639