Awareness of Substance Misuse Award (Level 1)

This qualification enables the learner to develop a knowledge and understanding of substance misuse awareness. 

What will we cover?

This qualification enables the learner to develop a knowledge and understanding of substance misuse awareness - including alcohol - and its potential effects on individuals and others.

Who is the course aimed at?

You do not need any previous experience or qualifications to join. The qualification may be useful for those studying or working in the following sectors: counselling, childcare, sport and recreation, community work, youth work, or volunteering.

How can I progress after completing the course?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to Level 2 Awards or Diplomas in Health, or Health and Social Care.

Course dates and times

Course cost

1)  FREE - if you earn less than £16,009.50 or are on a means-tested benefit.

2) PAYMENT HELP AVAILABLE - if you earn more than £16,009.50 but are on a low-income, we might be able to help pay part or all of your course fees. Email: learning@inspireculture.org.uk for an application form or if you have any questions.

3) CO-FUNDED - if you are on a higher-income, the government will pay approximately half of your course fees. The cost to you will be £54.00

For more information...

For more information, do not hesitate to contact us on 01623 677 200 or email learning@inspireculture.org.uk.