Alberta Job Grant

Ask us how the Alberta Job Grant can help implement a sustainable training program to support the professional and skill development of your valuable employees.

Addictions and Substance Abuse Awareness

Course Length 1 day(s)
Price $ 125 / person
Min. Participants 8
Max. Participants Unlimited
Training Format In-class training
If you are a company and would like
to enroll your employees.

Course Outline

Based on techniques for alcohol & drug counselling, and awareness, this one-day course explores the concepts of addictions and substance abuse. Participants will explore the concept of genetics and the socio-economic determinants of health such as access, employment, and one's social safety net.

Addictions and substance abuse can range from mild to severe thus requiring different levels of intervention and or treatment to address physical and psychological effects, harm reduction and with-drawl management so the consideration of different approaches is discussed through out this course.

Certificate Expiration

3 years


• Enhance your knowledge of current addiction approaches and trends
• Learn the difference between addiction and substance abuse, as well as their signs, symptoms, causes, and risk factors
• Increase your knowledge on treatment options and other supports and services

There are no upcoming scheduled dates for this course. Please send a course request if you are interested in taking this course.

Are you sure you want to sign out?


Already have an account? Login below to register for your course

No Account?

By registering with CAC Learning, you have the ability to book courses and manage your profile.