Please note: this course is now full

Venue: NewLink Wales, Cardiff

Target Group: This course is aimed at people who want to gain awareness around the use of Cannabis.

National Occupational Standards: AA1, AB5, HSC233, HSC330

Cost: Free (fully funded) for attendees working within Cardiff and the Vale. For workers outside Cardiff and the Vale, a £90 course cost applies.

Includes facilitation, handouts, refreshments & buffet lunch.

Bespoke Training: This course can be offered as a bespoke course and adapted to suit your organisational requirements, for more information please contact the Training and Qualifications Department by email or call 02920 529002.

Course Specification

The aim of this course is to raise awareness around the effects of using Cannabis.

The course will:

  • Outline the methods of use and risks associated for users and the wider community.
  • Identify the different forms of cannabis and the strength of THC within these forms.  
  • Discuss harm reduction techniques and apply them in brief interventions.