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Tamworth and Ballina Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of individuals struggling with alcohol and other drug issues? Take the next step in your career with our comprehensive Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Skill Set. Successful completion provides credit transfer towards a Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs, available for enrolments early 2025

Cost: No cost to undertake the program. This program is funded by the NSW Ministry of Health
Eligibility: Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander, living or working in NSW, over 18 years of age

Course Dates: 

Tamworth Dates:  

Workshop 1: Tuesday 30th July to Thursday 1st August 2024
Workshop 2: Tuesday 10th to Thursday 12th September 2024
Workshop 13: Tuesday 22nd to Thursday 24th October 2024

Ballina Dates:  

Workshop 1: Tuesday 13th to Thursday 15th August 2024
Workshop 2: Tuesday 1st to Thursday 3rd October 2024
Workshop 3:Tuesday 19th to Thursday 21st November 2024

*Workshop Details:

1 | Communication and Relationships

Units: CHCDIV001 (Working with diverse people), CHCCOM002 (Using communication to build relationships)

2 | Intervention

Units: CHCCCS014 (Provide brief interventions), CHCAOD001 (Work in an alcohol and other drugs context), CHCAOD004 (Assess the needs of clients with alcohol and other drug issues)

3 | Treatment Planning

Units: CHCAOD006 (Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drug issues), CHCAOD009 (Develop and review individual alcohol and drug treatment plans), CHCCCS004 (Assessing co-existing needs)

*Travel, meals, and accommodation covered for eligible students under the Away From Base funding from Australian Services

Register Your Interest Now:

Fill out the Expression of Interest from here to secure your spot in either the Tamworth or Ballina courses.

EOI Application Close Date: Friday, 12th July 2024

For more information email us at info@ahmrctraining.edu.au

Take advantage of this opportunity to enhance your skills and contribute to your community. We look forward to supporting you on your journey.