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Alcohol & Screening

Alcohol & Screening

Who is it aimed at?

Staff from both the local authority and independent sector who offer support to service users experiencing alcohol issues.

What are the objectives?

The course aims to offer the participants the following:

  • A greater understanding about alcohol and its effects
  • An opportunity to explore attitudes to and perceptions of alcohol and how this affects use
  • A greater understanding about basic harm reduction advice and information
  • A greater knowledge about working out alcohol units
  • Skills development in relation to the application of the referral screening tool

How will it make a difference?

It will offer the staff concerned with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills needed to offer effective support to service users experiencing alcohol issues.

Delivery method:



3 Hours


No Charge

How to apply:

If you work for Carmarthenshire County Council (CCC) and are logged into a CCC device – PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone, complete this application form.

If you work for the Council but do NOT have access to a CCC device or an email address your line manager will need to apply on your behalf.

Council employees cannot apply for any courses from their own personal device.

Partners, agency staff or people who do not work for the Council but meet the eligibility criteria to attend this course should complete this application form.

The online application system will only show courses that are actively open to book a place on. If the course you are interested in isn’t listed you can register an interest with the Learning and Development team, email: <span class="word-break-mobile">learninganddevelopment@carmarthenshire.gov.uk</span>.

Find out more information on how to make and manage your application if you are a council employee or visit this page if you do not directly work for us. It is important that you complete the correct online application form, if you need any assistance or have a query please email the Learning & Development Team.

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