Twilight CPD: Effective Drug and Alcohol Education (Primary)

Explore how to plan and teach safe and effective drug and alcohol education.

Drugs and Alcohol Education (Primary)
Informed by our work with academic experts in the field and the evidence base for what works when teaching about alcohol and other drugs, this interactive online course will help you plan and teach comprehensive, statutory ready drug and alcohol education in your school.
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Lydia Stober
Subject Specialist

Course description

Discover what makes drug and alcohol education lessons effective and developmentally-appropriate, and how you can challenge myths and misconceptions.

The course will support your understanding of how to equip your students with the knowledge they need relating to alcohol and other drugs, as well as how to develop the skills and attitudes to manage pressure, and seek support.

This course includes

  • Essential pre-course reading to prepare you for the training session
  • 1 hour 15 minutes of high quality, interactive training led by members of our Subject Specialist team, the leading national experts in PSHE education
  • Practical ideas, guidance and resources to support you in planning and teaching about alcohol and other drugs

Details

Date: 03 May 2022

Time: 16:00-17:15

Price: £95

Availability: PSHE Association members only

Frequently asked questions
  • Our twilight courses run from 4pm – 5.15pm to make it easier for members to participate outside of regular teaching hours. These short, sharp sessions don’t go into the same detail as our full-length CPD, but cover the essentials of safe, effective practice.

  • Click the 'book now' button at the top of this page and enter your card details to secure a space.

    Our events are available exclusively to members, so you'll need to log in to your account first. If you're not a member, you can sign up here.

  • Yes, if you're part of a school membership, you can book a twilight or CPD session on behalf of someone else.

    Click the 'book now' button and you'll see a dropdown list featuring all colleagues linked with your membership. Select the right person and continue booking as usual.

  • We’ll send you an email confirmation with a Zoom link as soon as you’ve booked your place. 

  • Membership and training go hand in hand, as we use member resources as a basis for much of what we cover on our courses. Membership also ensures you get ongoing expert support to put what you've learnt into practice. 

  • Yes! See our group training page for details on the packages we offer. Just fill in the enquiry form and we’ll let you know how we can meet your needs.

    We also offer significant discounts on PSHE Association membership for groups with multiple schools. Find out more about group membership.