Distance Learning - all subject areas
What will I learn?
Alcohol misuse costs around £21 billion in healthcare and crime every year. This cost varies from young people who overindulge on a night out and end up in hospital, to older people who are alcohol dependent or alcoholics.
This course is designed to help raise awareness around alcohol misuse.
This auto-marked course helps you understand the key dangers surrounding alcohol and how to avoid putting yourself or others at risk.
Topics covered in this course include
- Alcohol unit strengths
- Alcohol misuse
- Health issues
This is an auto-marked course, you will receive a college certificate online when you have successfully completed which you can print and/or save for your records.
What qualifications do I need?
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, as it is delivered online it would be beneficial if the candidate had basic competence in IT and the internet.
This course does not require a personal statement.
What can I do after?This course provides progression to Level 2 NCFE programmes
You can apply for and start this course at any time throughout the year.
Duration 5 weeks
Price for individual learners (some course costs are deducted). Deductions cannot apply to applicants outwith Scotland or organisations purchasing this course as a commercial venture or as part of a funded workforce training plan, for more information please contact the Distance Learning Team on 0141 581 2319.
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