Description: The issue of drug and alcohol abuse is not new. However, over the recent years it has become evident that drug and alcohol abuse can adversely affect the workplace by decreasing its overall efficiency. This course focuses on the management of alcohol and drugs in the workplace. It discusses the issues related to drug and alcohol abuse that the employees may encounter while at work. It also provides suggestions on how employers can reduce the risk to the employees' safety and productivity.
Objectives: pon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
*Recognize symptoms of substance abuse,
*Evaluate severity of use
* Learn how to handle employees whose work behavior is below performance standards associated with substance abuse.
Topics: chemical abuse, drugs, alcohol,
Learning method: online, individual self-paced