Work Health and Safety CourseDuration : 1 Hour
Policy Holder Cost : (inc GST) $99.00
Non Policy Holder Cost : (inc GST) $110.00
GIO in conjunction with Sonic Health Plus is pleased to offer the Drug and Alcohol Awareness Training course. This course has been designed to to equip individuals and companies with an understanding of rights and responsibilities in relation to alcohol and other drugs at the workplace.
The use of alcohol and other drugs (AOD) at the workplace is a significant occupational health and safety concern. These substances have a variety of effects on users depending on the type and amount of the substance consumed. Effects includes an alteration in mental and physical capabilities which can lead to poor judgement and reasoning, loss of control and coordination, mood changes, risk-taking behaviour, an increase in accidents and injuries, and long-term health effects.
This training covers signs and symptoms of AOD abuse as well as long-term effects, testing methods and responsibilities of the workplace, purpose and implementation of a workplace Alcohol and Other Drug Strategy, as well as statistical and legal background information.
Note on location: All sonic courses are face to face and held at Sonic's local training centres in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, Hobart, Adelaide and Darwin.