Drugs in the Workplace

What is it about?

This course is designed to increase managers’ knowledge, skills and confidence around alcohol and drug issues in the workplace.

We also offer highly confidential one-to-one coaching for staff whose performance or behaviour is affected by their substance misuse – especially alcohol.

What will I learn?

  • To gain a practical overview of commonly misused substances including alcohol and legal highs
  • To gain a detailed understanding around alcohol, including effects, side effects, and main dangers
  • To gain practical insights into how best to respond and common pitfalls to avoid in relation to substance misuse in a workplace context
  • To agree good practice principles around substance misuse that will increase managers’ confidence and consistency when responding
  • To have opportunities to apply theory to practice in a safe learning environment

Who is it for?

This course is for HR Directors or team leaders who need to address issues with staff where performance and/or colleagues are being affected by their substance misuse in the workplace.

For more information or to book this training course, contact Helen Robbins on 01223 566794 or email helen@cambridgetraining.org

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