Venue: NewLink Wales, Cardiff

Target Group: This course is suitable for professionals and volunteers in the sector who wish to gain awareness and understanding on the subject area (Level 1)

National Occupational Standards:AA1, AB2, AB5, HSC226, HSC3111

Cost: Free (fully funded) for attendees working within Cardiff and the Vale. £70 cost outside Cardiff & the Vale.

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.

Target Group:  This course is suitable for professionals and volunteers in the sector who wish to gain awareness and understanding on the subject area (Level 1)

Course Specifications

The content includes the following:

Mephedrone, M-Cat, Meow Meow or Plant: the problematic drug. On this course, we take an in-depth look at Mephedrone, exploring what Mephedrone does to the human body and the risks associated with using it. We also look at harm reduction steps that can be taken to ensure risks are minimised. 

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

1.   List the side effects of mephedrone
2.   Identify the risks surrounding mephedrone
3.   Examine methods of use, analyse risks and explore harm minimisation methods

NewLink Wales Training Team. All of our trainers are experienced practitioners who have worked directly within individuals who misuse substances and are qualified assessors with maintain high contact with the substance misuse sector

This course can be offered as a bespoke course and adapted to suit your organizational requirements, for more information please contact the Training & Qualifications team.

How To Book

Click the blue 'Book' button below to fill out an online booking form, which will be sent directly to our team.

Alternatively, return to the Training Programme page and download the Booking Form (you'll find it under How to Book), and e-mail it to [email protected].