Training Events:

Trending Drugs including New Psychoactive Substances

Trending Drugs including New Psychoactive Substances

  • Date: 04-02-2020
  • Venue: Various

Target Audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who work both with young people and adults within universal services, provide an early help service or work within specialist services which sits under statutory intervention. The course provides an update into trendy drugs, legislation and the dark web.




Course Code


9:30am - 16:30pm


Solaris Centre



The aim of this course is to raise awareness of the effects of New Psychoactive Substances and other trending drugs and increase knowledge of services available to Young People and Adults within Blackpool.


By the end of the session the course participants will have been informed how:

  • To understand the background of New Psychoactive Substances
  • To be aware of other drugs which are prominent in the use of young people and adults
  • To identify signs and symptoms of regular use
  • To be aware of Legislation for New Psychoactive Substances
  • To recognise the referral pathways and support available

Please make a note of the course title, code and date - these are needed for the application form