Schools and Colleges Training

Our training team offer free drug and alcohol awareness sessions in schools and colleges with support from our Young People’s service. Our target audiences are:

Primary – Year 5 and 6

Secondary – Year 7-11

Colleges – Age 16+

Our courses aim to raise awareness about substance use, harm reduction and recovery.

To book a session, please email cddars.schools@humankindcharity.org.uk.

We cross reference our sessions with PSHE guidelines, and each session
will differ dependent on year group. We offer a variety of workshops
which cover the following:

  • Nitrous Oxide awareness
  • Energy drink awareness
  • Risk taking behaviour
  • Peer pressure
  • Alcohol awareness
  • Cannabis awareness
  • Basic rudg awareness

All of our awareness sessions are evidence based and compliant with NICE guidelines. Any
locality specific substance issues will be included in the session. We cross reference our workshops with
public health education priorities.

Staff training is available on the following subjects:

  • Best Practice in Primary – Drug and Alcohol Education
  • Best Practice in Secondary – Drug and Alcohol Education
  • Young People’s Alcohol Awareness and Brief Intervention
  • Parental Substance Misuse
  • Basic Drug Awareness
  • Energy Drinks Awareness
  • Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness