Alcohol & Drug Awareness
Know the risks – Understand the risks associated with alcohol and other drugs in your workplace.
Drug and Alcohol Awareness Training
Drug and alcohol misuse reaches every corner of the Australian community and can cause huge costs to your health, wellbeing and safety. Knowing how to recognise when you or someone you know has a problem and understanding the negative health impacts misuse has is critical for all people.
If you require immediate help, please call Directline, the confidential and free hotline on 1800 888 236.
This service is free to ETU members, their families, and all Victorian union members.
Duration: 2 hours
Location: Centre for U – Level 3, 200 Arden Street, North Melbourne Victoria
Our course is delivered by trainers with lived experience of addiction, and are about raising awareness and shifting attitudes about these substances. It also provides you with tools to address the issue with friends, family members and colleagues who may be experiencing addiction or dependence.
Eligibility – Support Services
To access Support Services for free, you must be:
- A financial ETU member (includes suspended up to six (6) months)
- An ETU member for more than three (3) months
- A family member (of an eligible ETU member) who fits the definition
- A member of a Victorian union
For more information read our Eligibility Policy
Post completion, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance.