Event: Drug Trend Awareness Training – 29 May 2019, either 09:30-12:30 or 1:15-4:15pm, Inkwell, Elgin.

Jim McCulloch Training

Moray Alcohol and Drug Partnership are offering a free course on Drug Trend Awareness at The Inkwell, Elgin, on either the morning or afternoon of 29th May.

This 3 hour course is designed for those who work with people who take drugs, especially those who work with young people; to expand worker’s knowledge and confidence in the area of new drug trends.

Through group work and presentations, we will discuss the latest trends and most commonly used substances to ensure attendee leave with current and credible information regarding drug use in their field.

Course Objectives
by the end of the training participants will be able to:

  • Identify the impact of drugs and recall trends in drug use.
  • Name the typical effects and side effects of key substances.
  • Identify signs and symptoms of overdose and withdrawal.

Crew is a Scottish drug and sexual health charity specializing in harm reduction.

Further information can be obtained by calling Louise Mackenzie at 01343 557230. Her email address in louise.mackenzie@moray.gov.uk.

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