Alcohol is the most widely used drug in Australia. Considerable attention is given to its effects, unsafe drinking, standard drinks and blood alcohol concentration. Our course also covers other drugs – depressants, stimulants and hallucinogens – and looks into the potential hazards they can cause in the workplace.
Topic 1 – Basic knowledge of alcohol and other drugs
Section 1 – Alcohol and its effects
Section 2 – Alcohol and unsafe drinking
Section 3 – Alcohol and standard drinks
Section 4 – Alcohol and blood alcohol concentration
Section 5 – Other depressants
Section 6 – Stimulants
Section 7 – Hallucinogens
Topic 2 – Danger of alcohol and other drugs in the workplace
Section 1 – Work-related hazards of depressants
Section 2 – Work-related hazards of stimulants
Section 3 – Work-related hazards of hallucinogens
Topic 3 – Workplace policies on alcohol and other drugs
Section 1 – Objectives of alcohol and other drugs policies
Section 2 – Fitness for work
Section 3 – Employee assistance programs
Topic 4 – Testing of alcohol and other drugs
Section 1 – Testing regimes
Section 2 – Types of testing
$66 (incl. GST)
A Certificate of Participation will be emailed at the end of the course.
Workplaces that wish to ensure their employees are informed about the dangers of drug and alcohol in the workplace.