Level 2 Award in Substance Misuse

Level 2 Award in Substance Misuse

The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace or prepare learners for further training in a similar subject area.

The qualification covers understanding how to recognise and respond to substance misuse, solvents and volatile substance misuse and options and interventions for those affected by substance misuse.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 45 hours and of this 35 are recommended as guided learning hours (GLH).

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.

What next?

On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by undertaking one of the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 and 3 Diploma in Adult Care
  • Further qualifications within Health and Social Care