Addiction – Understanding Misuse of Prescription and OTC Drugs

This course will give participants with an understanding of how prescription and over the counter medicines are misused. It will provide an overview of the types of medicines as well as information on the prevalence, effects, risks to the user, harm reduction methods and services available. It is relevant to anyone who works/volunteers with those with addiction issues, with young people and also may be of interest to parents

Accrediting Body: Eligible for the Training for the Domiciliary Care /Supported Living Workforce Project administered by NISCC


Tutor's organisation: Ascert

Course Dates


1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This course is no longer available for applications.