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

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

Target Group: This course is aimed at individuals with little or no knowledge of cannabis misuse.

Course description:

Provide participants the skills and knowledge to provide appropriate and correct advice to users of cannabis. Highlighting risks and dangers to users to make them aware the impact of the drug may have on them.

Learning outcomes:

  • Define the properties of cannabis and how this will impact the brain and body
  • Highlight side effects – including short- and long-term health implications
  • Understand forms of cannabis
  • Identify the legal governance around cannabis
  • Harm reduction advice

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.

NewLink Wales Training Team

All of our trainers are experienced practitioners who have worked directly with individuals who misuse substances. Our trainers are qualified assessors who maintain a high level of contact with the substance misuse sector.