Intoxicants in the Workplace



PARTICIPANT PROFILE:

All members of the management team.

COURSE AIMS:

On completion of this course participants will have an increased understanding of the Company Policy in regards to Intoxicants in the Workplace, be familiar with the signs of intoxication, understand how to address an issue of intoxication within the workplace, be informed of relevant case law and have knowledge of the classification of disability under the Irish legal system.

COURSE OUTLINE:

* Please note there will be a review of the client specific policy in advance of the training to customise this training *

1. Review Of The Policy
2. Discussing The Elements Of The Policy
3. Current Challenges
4. Challenging Behaviours
5. Case Law
6. Physical And Other Effects Of Alcohol And Drugs
7. Specific Effects Of Alcohol
8. Alcohol Units
9. Signs Of Intoxication
10. Golden Rules
11. Health & Safety FAQ’s
12. Alcoholism – a disability
13. Confidentiality
14. Conclusion

MODULE LENGTH:

2 Hours

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

1. Be more knowledgeable in the specific company policy
2. Understand why this policy is important in protecting the health and safety of all employees
3. Understand the importance of when to instigate the policy
4. Have a clear understanding of the signs of intoxication
5. Be able to manage an issue of intoxication within the workplace correctly
6. Understand the potential issues that may arise in managing an issue of intoxication within the workplace
7. Be more knowledgeable of the classification of a disability such as alcoholism
8. Have a clear understanding of the relevance of case law to dealing with an issue of intoxication within the workplace