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Course Title: Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day
Duration:  1/2 Day

Description

PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE IS ONLY AVAILABLE TO STAFF WORKING WITHIN THE GLASGOW AREA

Aim

This introductory half-day training course aims to increase workers' knowledge and awareness of key issues relating to alcohol use in Scotland.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the session, delegates should be able to:

  • Identify a range of reasons why people use alcohol.
  • Describe the different patterns of alcohol use and how to identify the signs of problematic alcohol use.
  • Recognise the potential impact of staff attitudes to alcohol use on their practice with people who are experiencing alcohol related issues.
  • Recall prevalence of alcohol use in Scotland, the unit content of common drinks and state low risk drinking guidelines.
  • Understand and explain the different approaches to reducing the harm caused by problematic alcohol use and alcohol related issues including being able to list key resources and services to support those experiencing problematic alcohol use and alcohol related issues.

Target Audience

Health, Social Care and Voluntary Organisation staff who work in the community in non addictions settings who wish to increase their knowledge and awareness of alcohol issues.

PLEASE ALSO NOTE THERE IS NO PRE-COURSE READING MATERIAL FOR THIS COURSE

MATERIAL WILL BE HANDED OUT AT TRAINING

Events Scheduled

Date Course Title Venue Area Spaces
05.12.2017 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 16
07.12.2017 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day The Adelphi Centre Glasgow City 17
08.12.2017 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 16
12.12.2017 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Eastbank Conference & Learning Centre Glasgow City 18
09.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 14
10.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
11.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 18
17.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 18
24.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 19
30.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 16
31.01.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
02.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
07.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 17
09.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 19
13.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 18
14.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
20.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 18
22.02.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
06.03.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
08.03.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 19
13.03.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
15.03.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
20.03.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20
22.03.2018 ALCOHOL NHSGLASGOW 1/2 Alcohol Awareness - 1/2 day Calton Heritage Centre Glasgow City 20