QQI Level 5 Community Addiction Studies
5N1834 1 Module

Course Description

This module is suitable for those who work with or intend to work within homeless and/or drug services and those engaged in community development. The module will equip the student with the competencies and knowledge necessary to meet the various needs of substance users and to assist them in making choices regarding treatment options.

Course Content

  • Psycho-pharmacology.
  • Understanding addiction and dependency.
  • Health Issues.
  • Engagement skills and interventions.
  • Attitudes.


Monday Evening 6.30pm – 9.30pm

This course will run online


4th October 2021 – 7th February 2022




QQI Level 5 Record of Achievement