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E L012

Drug and Alcohol Management

Duration E-Learn
Price $150.00 ex GST per person
Unit Standard 22316



This course will provide an understanding of drug classifications, offences and penalties under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975, as well as strategies for dealing with drug and alcohol related problems within an organisation.

Course Objectives

On completion of this e-learning course trainees will be able to:

  • Define drug classifications, offences and penalties in terms of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975.
  • Describe the behaviour and protocols that are used when dealing with individuals under the influence of drugs.
  • Describe how workers with drug and alcohol related problems are managed in an organisation.

Our Teaching Method

Delivery via e-learning with support from an experienced trainer.

For a short demonstration of how the course is delivered please click here.

For the best e-learning experience, we recommend using a laptop or tablet with a strong internet connection. While smartphones can be used, please note that the course content and assessment format may work optimally on larger screens. 

If you opt for using your smartphone, consider downloading the Moodle App for a more user-friendly interface. 
When configuring the app, set the website to

Who Should Attend

Any person working in drug and alcohol prevention programmes in the workplace. They do not hold a management role but are carrying out these duties in addition to their everyday work role.

This course also provides credits toward VHNZ’s New Zealand Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety (Level 3).

Unit standards

Demonstrate knowledge of the management of drug and alcohol-related problems in the workplace

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