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.

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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 - drinkwiseagewell.org