The Level 1 Award in Awareness of Substance Misuse enables you to develop knowledge and understanding of substance misuse and its potential effects on individuals and others. It is aimed at learners in school or college as part of their personal and social development, and at those employed in sectors where a general understanding of substance misuse will support their job role.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.
This course is fully online
All of our award-winning learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.
You will be required to undertake a minimum of 20 study hours to complete this qualification.
This qualification enables you to develop a knowledge and understanding of substance misuse awareness - including alcohol - and its potential effects on individuals and others.
The course comprises of one mandatory module:
Develop an Awareness of Substance Misuse
Workers in this unit group clean, sweep and remove refuse from public thoroughfares.
337 people employed as Street Cleaners in the current year.
Cleaners and domestics clean interiors of private houses, shops, hotels, schools, offices and other buildings.
23676 people employed as Cleaners and Domestics in the current year.
Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary services occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 927: Other Elementary Services Occupations.
2024 people employed as Other Elementary Services Occupations n.e.c. in the current year.
Our achievement rates are well above the national average.
We are the College of the Year.
(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)
100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study.
(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)
We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.
May 23, 2022
Following a rigorous selection process, the board of governors has announced Gary Potts as the new Principal of Northumberland College
May 12, 2022
Education Partnership North East (EPNE) has announced its gender pay gap results for 2021 which is significantly below the national average.
May 3, 2022
Helen Whately MP visited Sunderland College to find out how significant investment in facilities has revolutionised skills and education training