Our Alcohol Awareness auto-marked course helps you understand the key dangers surrounding alcohol and how to avoid putting yourself or others at risk.
Alcohol misuse costs England 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.
Have you ever thought about how you could make a difference? Well, this course is designed to help raise awareness around alcohol misuse.
After successfully completing the course, you will receive a certificate of participation in this subject area which can boost career prospects and opportunities in a variety of fields.
This course is split into manageable sections. These are:
Section 1: Alcohol unit strengths
This section covers the unit strengths of different alcoholic drinks.
Section 2: Alcohol misuse
You will identify the main reasons why people may misuse alcohol.
Section 3: Effects of alcohol misuse
In this section, you will learn about some of the psychological and physical effects of alcohol misuse.
Section 4: Health issues
This section covers the ways in which alcohol misuse can impact on health, such as nutrition, the liver, the heart, mental health and sexual health.
Section 5: Withdrawing from alcohol
You will develop your knowledge of the effects of withdrawing from alcohol.
Section 6: Help and information
In this section, you will cover the sources of help and information in relation to alcohol abuse.