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About This Course
What you will learn:
  • Intro to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Diploma Course
  • Alcohol
  • The Abuse of Alcohol
  • Drugs
  • The Abuse of Drugs
  • Common Myths, Laws, Penalties and Punishments for Drug and Alcohol
  • The Importance of Drug and Alcohol Awareness in the Workplace
  • Creating a Drug and Alcohol Policy for your Organisation
  • Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace
  • Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Misuse


Avoid the pitfalls and traps of Drug and Alcohol addiction with this course

This course gives you everything you need to know about drug and alcohol addiction awareness. At the conclusion of this course, participants have the tools they require to address this complex, sensitive and difficult issue.

This drug and alcohol addiction awareness course covers many topics related to drug and alcohol use, misuse and addiction. We have developed this course to give students important information about how to identify addiction in themselves and others, as well as tools to support recovery.

Throughout the course, students are provided with instruction, tips and techniques for understanding the reasons behind drug and alcohol abuse, giving them the ability to treat these issues with empathy and diplomacy. The course also covers the importance of developing a workplace drug and alcohol policy, as well as providing tips on how to create a comprehensive one. Students of this course further learn about the myths, misconceptions and legal facts surrounding drug and alcohol use.

At the conclusion of the course, students receive a diploma, proving they have successfully completed each module.

What will you learn with our Drug and Alcohol Awareness Online Course?

This course was designed to give students a total overview of this subject area.

Here’s what the course covers:

  • The prevalence of drug and alcohol abuse throughout the UK
  • Information about the types of alcohol and its effects on the body
  • The signs of alcohol abuse and how to seek treatment
  • Information about the types of drugs commonly abused, including over-the-counter and prescription medication
  • How to identify drug abuse in yourself and loved ones
  • Popular and dangerous myths and misconceptions about drug and alcohol use
  • The reasons why workplaces should focus on developing drug and alcohol awareness among all staff members
  • How to create a drug and alcohol policy that is easy-to-understand
  • Tools and tips on dealing with addiction in the workplace
  • Information on how to reduce the risk of alcohol and drug abuse for your staff members

Benefits of Taking This Course

This drug and alcohol addiction awareness course includes the following benefits:

  • An affordable course that gives you the tools you need to understand this highly complex issue
  • A curriculum that is easy to understand, divided into 10 complete modules
  • The achievement of feeling confident when dealing with issues related to drug and alcohol abuse
  • The ability to identify problematic behaviours in yourself and others before they become worse
  • Learn how to manage addiction in the workplace
  • The ability to study from any location with an internet connection
  • Learn the material at any time and at your own pace
  • Lifetime access to the course – no deadlines
  • Obtain a recognised certification when completing the course, which will improve your career prospects

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Online Certificate Course – Requirements

This course is designed for people with little or no prior experience. The course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and only takes a few hours of study to complete.

To successfully complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 15 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to your online course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study your course online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion that is applicable worldwide

For any additional questions please see our comprehensive FAQS tab above.

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Online Course Outline

Module 1: Intro to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Diploma Course

  • Information about drug and alcohol abuse in the UK
  • Important statistics covering the prevalence of this issue
  • About addiction
  • Occupations at risk for abuse of drugs and/or alcohol

Module 2: Alcohol

  • The history of alcohol use
  • Differences between the various types of alcohol, from a chemical standpoint and in relation to alcoholic beverages
  • How to calculate alcohol strengths
  • Information about the legal limit

Module 3: The Abuse of Alcohol

  • Information about the inappropriate use of alcohol
  • The meaning of blood alcohol concentration and what it means from a practical standpoint
  • The health risks of alcohol abuse
  • What the signs of alcoholism are

Module 4: Drugs

  • Basic information about legal and illegal drugs
  • A brief history of drug use
  • Information about the types of drugs
  • Details about the legal classification of drugs

Module 5: The Abuse of Drugs

  • An overview of illegal drug abuse
  • Information about the misuse of over the counter and prescription medicine
  • What the signs of drug abuse are and how to observe them in yourself and others
  • The health risks of drug abuse

Module 6: Common Myths, Laws, Penalties and Punishments for Drugs and Alcohol

  • Common myths and misconceptions about drugs and alcohol
  • UK legislation regarding the consumption and distribution of drugs and alcohol
  • Penalties and punishments for common drug-related offences
  • The penalties in place for those convicted of alcohol-related offences

Module 7: The Importance of Drug and Alcohol Awareness in the Workplace

  • The difference between casual use and problematic use of drugs and alcohol whilst at work
  • The reasons why workplaces should focus on drug and alcohol awareness, as well as how drug and alcohol use can impact your workplace
  • The signs of drug or alcohol abuse in your employees or co-workers
  • Your legal obligations regarding drug and alcohol abuse

Module 8: Creating a Drug and Alcohol Policy for Your Organisation

  • Why a policy is necessary for all UK organisations
  • The people you should consult with before finalising the drug and alcohol policy
  • The key components to any drug and alcohol policy, along with other essential requirements
  • Information about the investigative tools you should include in your policy

Module 9: Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

  • What to do when you suspect a drug or alcohol-related issue at the workplace
  • The types of reporting issues you may come across
  • Ways in which to offer support to affected employees, as well as when to consider disciplinary measures
  • Drug and alcohol testing considerations

Module 10: Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Misuse

  • The workplace risks that may lead to drug and alcohol misuse
  • Other risks that could lead to drug and alcohol abuse at work
  • Specific advice for reducing the prevalence of drug and alcohol misuse at your workplace
  • How to address common workplace risks
Recognition & Accreditation

Upon successful completion of this course and achieving a passing score for the assessment, you will be issued with an international continuing education credit (CEU) certificate.

This Certificate is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers, and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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Units of Study

Module 1: Intro to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Diploma Course

  • Information about drug and alcohol abuse in the UK
  • Important statistics covering the prevalence of this issue
  • About addiction
  • Occupations at risk for abuse of drugs and/or alcohol

Module 2: Alcohol

  • The history of alcohol use
  • Differences between the various types of alcohol, from a chemical standpoint and in relation to alcoholic beverages
  • How to calculate alcohol strengths
  • Information about the legal limit

Module 3: The Abuse of Alcohol

  • Information about the inappropriate use of alcohol
  • The meaning of blood alcohol concentration and what it means from a practical standpoint
  • The health risks of alcohol abuse
  • What the signs of alcoholism are

Module 4: Drugs

  • Basic information about legal and illegal drugs
  • A brief history of drug use
  • Information about the types of drugs
  • Details about the legal classification of drugs

Module 5: The Abuse of Drugs

  • An overview of illegal drug abuse
  • Information about the misuse of over the counter and prescription medicine
  • What the signs of drug abuse are and how to observe them in yourself and others
  • The health risks of drug abuse

Module 6: Common Myths, Laws, Penalties and Punishments for Drugs and Alcohol

  • Common myths and misconceptions about drugs and alcohol
  • UK legislation regarding the consumption and distribution of drugs and alcohol
  • Penalties and punishments for common drug-related offences
  • The penalties in place for those convicted of alcohol-related offences

Module 7: The Importance of Drug and Alcohol Awareness in the Workplace

  • The difference between casual use and problematic use of drugs and alcohol whilst at work
  • The reasons why workplaces should focus on drug and alcohol awareness, as well as how drug and alcohol use can impact your workplace
  • The signs of drug or alcohol abuse in your employees or co-workers
  • Your legal obligations regarding drug and alcohol abuse

Module 8: Creating a Drug and Alcohol Policy for Your Organisation

  • Why a policy is necessary for all UK organisations
  • The people you should consult with before finalising the drug and alcohol policy
  • The key components to any drug and alcohol policy, along with other essential requirements
  • Information about the investigative tools you should include in your policy

Module 9: Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

  • What to do when you suspect a drug or alcohol-related issue at the workplace
  • The types of reporting issues you may come across
  • Ways in which to offer support to affected employees, as well as when to consider disciplinary measures
  • Drug and alcohol testing considerations

Module 10: Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Misuse

  • The workplace risks that may lead to drug and alcohol misuse
  • Other risks that could lead to drug and alcohol abuse at work
  • Specific advice for reducing the prevalence of drug and alcohol misuse at your workplace
  • How to address common workplace risks
Requirements

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or laterModern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

OSX/iOS 6 or laterModern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or fasterFlash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008
with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses.

Our courses span across the following categories:

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•Health & Fitness     

•Finance

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•Teaching & Academics

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is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to
take this course.

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No,
you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to
study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take
this course.

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This
course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of
our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use
of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

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All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

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login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to
access and log in to your course via the internet with any device,
please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive
the email.

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Providing
you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like,
just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you
can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation.
By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace.

Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You
don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training,
but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable
of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

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The majority of our courses have unlimited lifetime access, meaning you can access this course whenever you want.

Please also check the course summary, as a small selection of courses have limited access.

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Course duration, is listed under Course Summary

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All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

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Yes, all our courses are interactive.

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you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the
end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

17.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You
will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide,
which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share
the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers.
Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles
and job applications.

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This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

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Course Summary

  • Delivery: Online
  • Access: 3 Months
  • Time: Study at your own pace
  • Duration: 24 Hours
  • Assessments: Yes
  • Qualification: Certificate
About This Course
What you will learn:
  • Intro to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Diploma Course
  • Alcohol
  • The Abuse of Alcohol
  • Drugs
  • The Abuse of Drugs
  • Common Myths, Laws, Penalties and Punishments for Drug and Alcohol
  • The Importance of Drug and Alcohol Awareness in the Workplace
  • Creating a Drug and Alcohol Policy for your Organisation
  • Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace
  • Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Misuse


Avoid the pitfalls and traps of Drug and Alcohol addiction with this course

This course gives you everything you need to know about drug and alcohol addiction awareness. At the conclusion of this course, participants have the tools they require to address this complex, sensitive and difficult issue.

This drug and alcohol addiction awareness course covers many topics related to drug and alcohol use, misuse and addiction. We have developed this course to give students important information about how to identify addiction in themselves and others, as well as tools to support recovery.

Throughout the course, students are provided with instruction, tips and techniques for understanding the reasons behind drug and alcohol abuse, giving them the ability to treat these issues with empathy and diplomacy. The course also covers the importance of developing a workplace drug and alcohol policy, as well as providing tips on how to create a comprehensive one. Students of this course further learn about the myths, misconceptions and legal facts surrounding drug and alcohol use.

At the conclusion of the course, students receive a diploma, proving they have successfully completed each module.

What will you learn with our Drug and Alcohol Awareness Online Course?

This course was designed to give students a total overview of this subject area.

Here’s what the course covers:

  • The prevalence of drug and alcohol abuse throughout the UK
  • Information about the types of alcohol and its effects on the body
  • The signs of alcohol abuse and how to seek treatment
  • Information about the types of drugs commonly abused, including over-the-counter and prescription medication
  • How to identify drug abuse in yourself and loved ones
  • Popular and dangerous myths and misconceptions about drug and alcohol use
  • The reasons why workplaces should focus on developing drug and alcohol awareness among all staff members
  • How to create a drug and alcohol policy that is easy-to-understand
  • Tools and tips on dealing with addiction in the workplace
  • Information on how to reduce the risk of alcohol and drug abuse for your staff members

Benefits of Taking This Course

This drug and alcohol addiction awareness course includes the following benefits:

  • An affordable course that gives you the tools you need to understand this highly complex issue
  • A curriculum that is easy to understand, divided into 10 complete modules
  • The achievement of feeling confident when dealing with issues related to drug and alcohol abuse
  • The ability to identify problematic behaviours in yourself and others before they become worse
  • Learn how to manage addiction in the workplace
  • The ability to study from any location with an internet connection
  • Learn the material at any time and at your own pace
  • Lifetime access to the course – no deadlines
  • Obtain a recognised certification when completing the course, which will improve your career prospects

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Online Certificate Course – Requirements

This course is designed for people with little or no prior experience. The course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and only takes a few hours of study to complete.

To successfully complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 15 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to your online course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study your course online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion that is applicable worldwide

For any additional questions please see our comprehensive FAQS tab above.

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Online Course Outline

Module 1: Intro to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Diploma Course

  • Information about drug and alcohol abuse in the UK
  • Important statistics covering the prevalence of this issue
  • About addiction
  • Occupations at risk for abuse of drugs and/or alcohol

Module 2: Alcohol

  • The history of alcohol use
  • Differences between the various types of alcohol, from a chemical standpoint and in relation to alcoholic beverages
  • How to calculate alcohol strengths
  • Information about the legal limit

Module 3: The Abuse of Alcohol

  • Information about the inappropriate use of alcohol
  • The meaning of blood alcohol concentration and what it means from a practical standpoint
  • The health risks of alcohol abuse
  • What the signs of alcoholism are

Module 4: Drugs

  • Basic information about legal and illegal drugs
  • A brief history of drug use
  • Information about the types of drugs
  • Details about the legal classification of drugs

Module 5: The Abuse of Drugs

  • An overview of illegal drug abuse
  • Information about the misuse of over the counter and prescription medicine
  • What the signs of drug abuse are and how to observe them in yourself and others
  • The health risks of drug abuse

Module 6: Common Myths, Laws, Penalties and Punishments for Drugs and Alcohol

  • Common myths and misconceptions about drugs and alcohol
  • UK legislation regarding the consumption and distribution of drugs and alcohol
  • Penalties and punishments for common drug-related offences
  • The penalties in place for those convicted of alcohol-related offences

Module 7: The Importance of Drug and Alcohol Awareness in the Workplace

  • The difference between casual use and problematic use of drugs and alcohol whilst at work
  • The reasons why workplaces should focus on drug and alcohol awareness, as well as how drug and alcohol use can impact your workplace
  • The signs of drug or alcohol abuse in your employees or co-workers
  • Your legal obligations regarding drug and alcohol abuse

Module 8: Creating a Drug and Alcohol Policy for Your Organisation

  • Why a policy is necessary for all UK organisations
  • The people you should consult with before finalising the drug and alcohol policy
  • The key components to any drug and alcohol policy, along with other essential requirements
  • Information about the investigative tools you should include in your policy

Module 9: Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

  • What to do when you suspect a drug or alcohol-related issue at the workplace
  • The types of reporting issues you may come across
  • Ways in which to offer support to affected employees, as well as when to consider disciplinary measures
  • Drug and alcohol testing considerations

Module 10: Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Misuse

  • The workplace risks that may lead to drug and alcohol misuse
  • Other risks that could lead to drug and alcohol abuse at work
  • Specific advice for reducing the prevalence of drug and alcohol misuse at your workplace
  • How to address common workplace risks
Recognition & Accreditation

Upon successful completion of this course and achieving a passing score for the assessment, you will be issued with an international continuing education credit (CEU) certificate.

This Certificate is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers, and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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Units of Study

Module 1: Intro to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Diploma Course

  • Information about drug and alcohol abuse in the UK
  • Important statistics covering the prevalence of this issue
  • About addiction
  • Occupations at risk for abuse of drugs and/or alcohol

Module 2: Alcohol

  • The history of alcohol use
  • Differences between the various types of alcohol, from a chemical standpoint and in relation to alcoholic beverages
  • How to calculate alcohol strengths
  • Information about the legal limit

Module 3: The Abuse of Alcohol

  • Information about the inappropriate use of alcohol
  • The meaning of blood alcohol concentration and what it means from a practical standpoint
  • The health risks of alcohol abuse
  • What the signs of alcoholism are

Module 4: Drugs

  • Basic information about legal and illegal drugs
  • A brief history of drug use
  • Information about the types of drugs
  • Details about the legal classification of drugs

Module 5: The Abuse of Drugs

  • An overview of illegal drug abuse
  • Information about the misuse of over the counter and prescription medicine
  • What the signs of drug abuse are and how to observe them in yourself and others
  • The health risks of drug abuse

Module 6: Common Myths, Laws, Penalties and Punishments for Drugs and Alcohol

  • Common myths and misconceptions about drugs and alcohol
  • UK legislation regarding the consumption and distribution of drugs and alcohol
  • Penalties and punishments for common drug-related offences
  • The penalties in place for those convicted of alcohol-related offences

Module 7: The Importance of Drug and Alcohol Awareness in the Workplace

  • The difference between casual use and problematic use of drugs and alcohol whilst at work
  • The reasons why workplaces should focus on drug and alcohol awareness, as well as how drug and alcohol use can impact your workplace
  • The signs of drug or alcohol abuse in your employees or co-workers
  • Your legal obligations regarding drug and alcohol abuse

Module 8: Creating a Drug and Alcohol Policy for Your Organisation

  • Why a policy is necessary for all UK organisations
  • The people you should consult with before finalising the drug and alcohol policy
  • The key components to any drug and alcohol policy, along with other essential requirements
  • Information about the investigative tools you should include in your policy

Module 9: Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

  • What to do when you suspect a drug or alcohol-related issue at the workplace
  • The types of reporting issues you may come across
  • Ways in which to offer support to affected employees, as well as when to consider disciplinary measures
  • Drug and alcohol testing considerations

Module 10: Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Misuse

  • The workplace risks that may lead to drug and alcohol misuse
  • Other risks that could lead to drug and alcohol abuse at work
  • Specific advice for reducing the prevalence of drug and alcohol misuse at your workplace
  • How to address common workplace risks
Requirements

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or laterModern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

OSX/iOS 6 or laterModern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or fasterFlash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

FAQS

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008
with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses.

Our courses span across the following categories:

•Animal    

•Beauty    

•Business    

•Health & Fitness     

•Finance

•Lifestyle    

•IT & Software    

•Personal Development

•Teaching & Academics

2.  Is there a refund/cancellation policy?

Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to info@coursesforsuccess.com with the subject Courses For Success Refund so we can accommodate your request.

3.  What is the FREE Personal Success Training Program?

The Personal Success Training Program
was developed by Courses For Success to help our customers achieve
success. Currently, we are offering this program for FREE with every
course or bundle purchase this month. This is a limited time offer!

4.  Are there any requirements to study this course?

No,
anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter
is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to
take this course.

5.  Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No,
you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to
study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take
this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This
course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of
our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use
of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After
you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email
and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course
login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to
access and log in to your course via the internet with any device,
please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive
the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing
you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like,
just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you
can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation.
By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace.

Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You
don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training,
but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable
of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

The majority of our courses have unlimited lifetime access, meaning you can access this course whenever you want.

Please also check the course summary, as a small selection of courses have limited access.

13.  How long will my course take?

Course duration, is listed under Course Summary

14.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

15.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

16.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes,
you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the
end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

17.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You
will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide,
which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share
the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers.
Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles
and job applications.

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The term “Courses for Success” helped me in my current position to succeed. After completing the courses, I gave my manager the completion certificates. Recently I received a promotion too."

Valencia Marie Aviles - 5 STAR REVIEW
"I
had a very good experience with my course. It has helped me to get
multiple jobs and prepared me for almost everything I would need to
know. The course was very informative and easy to understand and broken
up perfectly to be done in a short amount of time while still learning a
good amount! I would recommend Courses for Success to anyone trying to
get abs certifications for job advancements, it is well worth it!"

ELENA GRIFFIN - 5 STAR REVIEW
"I have absolutely enjoyed the materials from Courses for Success. The materials are easy to understand which makes learning enjoyable. Courses for Success have great topics of interest which make you come back for
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Our
completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in
your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn
new skills, you might even get a promotion.

18.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

19.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

20.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying
and completing this course will show employers that you have the
knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in
this area of expertise.

21.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

22.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses
are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many
or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that
allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the
topics related to your training goals in one go.

23.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card and Bank Transfer.

Payment Plans: We have partnered with Partial.ly, to offer our own in house payment plan. Everyone is Pre-Approved, providing the initial deposit is paid in full.

To pay via bank transfer contact us info@coursesforsuccess.com

24.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at info@coursesforsuccess.com

25.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at info@coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to info@coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

27.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes,
you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list
with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via
email info@coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

28.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at info@coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

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