KIP Education CIC’s professional training programme is designed to provide a foundation of knowledge for professionals in a variety of fields working with young people who misuse substances. This programme offers an opportunity to learn alongside professionals from other fields.
We have numerous courses available which are designed to help you understand and address substance use and young people confidently and effectively. For more information about the courses please click on the relevant course link below:
KIP Education look beyond the immediate behaviours and understand the reasons why young people take use drugs, and use this understanding to inform the development of effective education, services and support
The Alcohol & Youth Skills Training aims to improve youth providers’ skills, confidence and knowledge in identifying young people who are misusing alcohol and enable them to intervene appropriately.
With a detailed focus on strategies and session plans when working with young people in and out of the classroom, this course covers a wide range of issues related to substance misuse, social effects, health and the various responses and interventions when working with young people.
This course provides comprehensive information on cannabis and young people’s misuse. It will also increase your confidence and knowledge in how to support young people to make good decisions about these types of behaviours, including problematic cannabis dependence.
This course will increase a participant’s knowledge of the emerging danger from the abuse of new designer compounds and other novel drugs of abuse. Specific emerging substances of abuse that will be covered are Bath Salts, Synthetic cannabinoids (K2), Salvia as well as other designer compounds and naturally occurring substances.