Alcohol and Other Drugs Training & Courses
Make an impact in the community and change lives as a drug and alcohol counsellor. Whether it’s for volunteering or professional work, the alcohol and other drugs courses provide students with valuable training in first aid, counselling theory, relapse prevention and more to make a real difference in the field.
Here are some potential career pathways within Alcohol and Other Drugs Training & Courses. Click on the occupation for information on the course you should enrol in to start your journey.
Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au
There are 2 courses available for people who want a career in Alcohol and Other Drugs. These are the most popular courses.
A Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs CHC53215 is great for students seeking a career as drug and alcohol counsellors. This is a high-end qualification and students complete 22 units across workplace management and first aid, counselling, and providing add-on services like relapse prevention and p...
The Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs (CHC43215) is an entry level qualification for students wanting to work or volunteer providing services and interventions to clients with alcohol or drug issues. During the course, students complete 17 units with a lot of focus on interpersonal skills...