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Melbourne CBD: Learn how to respond to people affected by ice

360Edge, Australia’s leading alcohol and other drug consultants, is now delivering free half day workshops to frontline workers across Victoria.

This free session will empower you with the knowledge and skills to understand and work effectively with people may be affected by ice. The training will build your confidence, knowledge and skills so you can respond safely and effectively to people may affected by the drug ice.

What you will learn.
– Understand the effects of ice and identify users
– Find out how to work safely to protect yourself and others
– Learn how to respond to ice-affected people
– Discover what works in treatment

About the training.
As a frontline worker, you have a greater likelihood of coming into contact with people who use methamphetamine (‘ice’ or ‘speed’). Learn effective strategies to respond. Managers and workforce educators will also benefit.

27 May, 2019 9:00am
Welfare workers – this session is for you if you work in the welfare sector, including housing, homelessness, gambling and financial counsellors.

27 May, 2019 1:30pm
Health workers- this session is for you if you work in the health sector including alcohol and other drugs, clinical or community mental health, hospitals or other health settings, dental health, pharmacy.

29 May, 2019 1:30pm
Housing & homelessness workers – this session is for you if you work in the housing and homelessness sector.

30 May, 2019 1:30pm
AOD workers – This session is for you if you work in any alcohol and other drug setting.

This training is eligible for continuing professional development points for most professional bodies. A certificate of attendance is provided.

These free practical workshops are funded by the Victorian Government’s Ice Action Plan and delivered by 360Edge, Australia’s leading consultants in ice responses.

Location

To be confirmed

Time & Date

May 27 @ 9:00 am - May 30 @ 4:30 pm

Additional Info

The cost of this event is: Free

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