15 min

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Training Course

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Drug and Alcohol Awareness
​Online Training Course

Australia & New Zealand

We all need to help create a workplace that is safe, welcoming, and respectful. A big problem that can harm this is the use of substances like alcohol and drugs.

Facts about alcohol & drugs in the workplace

  • Unfriendly behaviour
  • Actions of discrimination, sexual harassment, and bullying at work
  • Increased occurrence of accidents and injuries at work
  • Escalating conflicts with potential for aggressive or violent acts
  • Short and long-term health issues impacting workplace safety
  • Financial, social, and family problems with potential workplace impact

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Course Overview

This online training about alcohol and drugs in the workplace is designed for employees, contractors, and volunteers. It explains how alcohol and drugs affect individuals and their work environment. The course emphasises everyone's duty to help maintain a safe, inclusive, and respectful workplace. It also highlights how substances like alcohol and drugs can interfere with this goal.

This online drug and alcohol training course complies with legal requirements and is regularly updated to align with the legislation across all Australian states and territories and New Zealand. We developed this course in collaboration with Mills Oakley Law Firm for Australia and Simpson Grierson Law Firm for New Zealand.

Target audience

This drug and alcohol training course is essential for all in your workplace, ensuring compliance with local regulations and promoting a safe environment in Australia and New Zealand.

Topics covered

  • The impact of alcohol and drugs at work
  • Recognising issues related to substance abuse
  • The significance of maintaining a workplace free from substances
  • Steps to establish an alcohol and drug-free workplace
  • How to spot, report, and address alcohol and drug use incidents
  • Establishing a culture that discourages the use of alcohol and drugs

Learner experience

This online course on alcohol and drugs at work is user-friendly and easily navigable. You can access it through various platforms, including Sentrient's compliance system, HRMS, or LMS. It includes case studies and activities to help learners understand the effects of alcohol and drugs on individuals and the workplace. The course ends with a brief online quiz and a declaration for participants.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this workplace alcohol and drugs course, your employees, contractors, and volunteers will be able to:

  • Explain what alcohol and drugs at work mean.
  • Recognise the issues that alcohol and drugs can cause in the workplace.
  • Help maintain a workplace free of alcohol and drugs.
  • Spot, report, and handle alcohol and drug-related problems at work.
  • Support a workplace culture that avoids alcohol and drugs.

Business outcomes

After your team completes this online course on alcohol and drugs at work, you can expect the following benefits:

  • Reduced the occurrence of anti-social behaviour
  • Prevent discrimination, sexual harassment, and bullying.
  • Lower accidents and injuries at work.
  • Minimised aggression and violence at workplace
  • A workplace culture free from alcohol and drugs
  • Healthier and safer work environment

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