Alcohol and drug misuse is one of the areas that many people encounter but feel helpless to know what to say or do to support change.

This course looks at alcohol and different types of drugs, their effects and looks into some counselling skills that may help your clients to talk about these concerns.

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Course Dates

21-23 Jan 19 (Mon – Wed)      

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Course Times

Classes begin at 4pm on the first day of your course and end at around 3pm on the final day. Please arrive on campus at 3pm on your first day to check in.

Course Level  Level 1 and 2
Course Length 3 Days Residential
Course Area Skills for Volunteering and Work
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Planning Your Learning

Choosing the right course will help you get the most out of studying at Fircroft College. We offer one-to-one information, advice and guidance (IAG) to help you plan a personal programme of learning. We will look at what aims and goals you may have, your previous qualifications and experience, and what you want to achieve by studying at Fircroft. We will then plan a suitable programme of learning with you.

To find out more about how we can help you choose the right course for you, download our fact sheet  here.

To book an Information Advice and Guidance (IAG) meeting you can contact our admissions office on 0121 472 0116, or come to one of our drop-in sessions, every Monday from 2pm – 4pm.