Community Addiction Studies
QQI Level 5 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.


QQI Level 5 Record of Achievement


1st October 2018 – 4th February 2019


Monday Evening 6.30pm – 9.30pm