Please note: this course is free (fully-funded) to workers within Cardiff and the Vale. For workers outside Cardiff and the Vale, a £90 - £110 charge applies.

Please ensure you have permission from your manager prior to booking.


Course description

Have you ever wondered how alcohol affects the brain? Short term effects generally pass once the alcohol wears off, but long-term drinking can bring about serious changes in our brains.

Learning outcomes:

  • Refresh your alcohol awareness and the impacts of misuse
  • Understand alcohol related brain damage and its causes.
  • Understand the importance of Thiamine
  • Understand the different ways we can practically support people with alcohol related cognitive impairment
  • Referral pathways

Course aimed at:

This course is aimed at people working in services that see individuals who drink on a regular basis and are therefore at risk of alcohol related brain injuries.

Course duration:

  • 9:30am – 4pm
  • 45mins for lunch- Lunch not provided.

In collboration with Drink Wise Age Well -