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Our Level 1 specification in Substance Misuse Awareness includes one mandatory unit: Develop an Awareness of Substance Abuse.

By taking this qualification, learners can gain a basic understanding of the drugs and substances culture. This includes:

  • information related to alcohol intake;
  • problems related to tobacco use; and
  • the dangers associated with misuse of legal and illegal drugs.

Learners can also choose to progress to the qualification at Level 2. For more information, please see the full specification.

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