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Award in Alcohol Awareness – Level 2

The aim of this course is to provide learners with knowledge and understanding about health issues associated with alcohol misuse.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Sport
Adult and Community
Location: Distance Learning
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: N
Weeks: 10
Hours: 2.00
Start: 15/09/2022
Tuition: £177.5
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Course Information for Students

The aim of this course is to provide learners with knowledge and understanding about health issues associated with alcohol misuse.

Courses run over ten weeks and are scheduled to be delivered online and at Broomfield Hall:

EA Wednesday: 15/09/21 – 24/11/21

EB Thursday: 6/01/22 – 17/03/22

EC Tuesday: 26/04/22 – 05/07/22

Course fees are: £177.50

There needs to be a minimum of five candidates enrolled for each course to start.

There are no specific entry requirements but candidates should have the literacy skills to read at a Level 2 standard.

There is one mandatory unit:

  • Alcohol Awareness

On this course you will calculate the units in different alcoholic drinks, understand the effects that alcohol use may have on others, and learn about the health issues associated with alcohol misuse.  You will also find out about agencies offering help and information on alcohol misuse.

This course will be delivered on-site.

There are no additional costs but to access the online delivery you will need a stable wifi connection and your own laptop.

You will be assessed through completion of a workbook and an end-of-course presentation.

This qualification provides progression to other courses to study at DCG such as the:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instruction
  • Level 2 Award in Understanding Nutrition, Performance and Healthy Eating
  • Level 2 Award in Smoking Cessation
  • Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness
  • Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

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Course Information Last Updated On: October 22, 2021 2:53 pm