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Cats, Bees and Dragonflies - Herbal, Legal and New Highs

Duration: 1 day

Who is the course for: Workers who need to be up-to-date with emerging new drugs and who work with people using legal and more unusual compounds.

About the course: Over the past couple of years the range of new compounds being used in the UK has expanded significantly. The internet has fuelled the emergence a range of new compounds, some of which were rapidly added to the list of controlled drugs, and other which remain illegal. It has become increasingly difficult for workers to keep up to date with new compounds. This course is intended to bring workers up to speed and to provide a framework for their own continued learning.

Objectives: By the end of the course workers will be able to:

Course includes:

Format: Taught sections, small group work, work in pairs, whole group discussion.

Handouts: Full handouts will be provided, and sources of further information

DANOS Modules: AA1, AB1, AB2, AC1, AD1, AF1, AG1, AG2, AG3, AH3, AH4, AH7, AL1, AL2

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