TRAINING: Drug Trends – Online training from Crew, 27th Jan 2021 & 22nd Mar 2021

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There are 2 virtual training sessions being run by Crew coming up on 27th Jan 2021 and 22nd March 2020, bookings are being taken bow though so it’s worth getting in early to secure your space.

Please book directly via the Eventbrite link below!

Online Training – Drug Trends

Crew is a Scottish drugs charity specialising in psychostimulants and harm reduction. This 2.5-hour digital course is designed to expand worker knowledge and confidence in the area of new drug trends.

During the presentation we share current and credible information on drug use, introduce some of the most commonly used drugs (including cannabis, MDMA, cocaine, benzos and other psychoactive drugs), give information on how to identify legality and discuss basic harm reduction techniques.

Course Objectives

By the end of the training, participants will be able to:

–       Recall trends in drug use, including the impact COVID-19 has had on drug use, markets and services

–       Name the typical effects and side effects of key substances

–       Identify the issues surrounding dose, availability and legality

–       Recognise the signs and symptoms of overdose

Places are limited. To book, visit:

Joining instructions will be sent to ticket holders 1 week before the training.

Please download Zoom video conferencing in advance.

Moray Session 1

Date: Wed, 27th Jan 2021

Time: 09.30pm-12.00pm

Moray Session 2

Date: Mon, 22nd March 2021

Time: 14.00am-16.30pm

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