This course is suitable for applicants currently working or who have experience within addiction services, wishing to progress from HNC level with an interest in developing skills in addiction counselling and who can demonstrate the ability to work at SCQF Level 8.
Applicants may include; care workers, project workers, counsellors who require continuing professional development within a specialism and nurses and social workers wishing to underpin their experience with appropriate qualifications.
Evidence of successful study at level 8. Experience of working within addiction services is advantageous.
It is likely that the Professional Development Award will be used as a means for successful candidates to evidence their experience of working with individuals and groups with addictive behaviours.
Part time (evening)
Health Care and Social Services