Substance Misuse Awareness Qualifications

  • Level 1 Award in Alcohol and Drugs Awareness
  • Level 1 Award in Alcohol, Drugs, and Smoking Awareness
  • Level 2 Award in Substance Misuse Awareness
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QUALIFICATION SPECIFICATION

Level 1 and Level 2 Awards in Substance Misuse Awareness


The aim of these qualifications is to provide Candidates with knowledge and understanding of the issues surrounding substance use and misuse at an introductory level and the qualifications recognise the development of Candidates’ personal knowledge to operate independently in life and allow them to develop their knowledge in the subject area of substance misuse

 

The GA Level 1 Awards in Alcohol and Drugs Awareness and Alcohol, Drugs, and Smoking Awareness are for Candidates who require or desire an introduction to the issues surrounding alcohol and drugs use and misuse as a foundation to their learning and life.

 

The GA Level 2 Award in Substance Misuse Awareness is for Candidates who are working, or preparing to work, in sectors and job roles where they need or will need a sufficient understanding of the issues surrounding substance use and misuse, or as refresher training for more experienced practitioners.


LEVEL 1 AWARD IN ALCOHOL AND DRUGS AWARENESS

Essential Information:

Title: Award in Alcohol and Drugs Awareness
QAN: 603/0624/5
Type: RQF
Level: Level 1
TQT: 33 hours
Credit Value: 3


LEVEL 1 AWARD IN ALCOHOL, DRUGS, AND SMOKING AWARENESS

Essential Information:

Title: Award in Alcohol, Drugs, and Smoking Awareness
QAN: 603/0625/7
Type: RQF
Level: Level 1
TQT: 50 hours
Credit Value: 5


LEVEL 2 AWARD IN SUBSTANCE MISUSE AWARENESS

Essential Information:

Title: Award in Substance Misuse Awareness
QAN: 603/0609/9
Type: RQF
Level: Level 2
TQT: 33 hours
Credit Value: 3




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