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Drug Testing in the Workplace

 

 

This course is designed to train collecting officers – those who perform in-house drug tests. It covers ‘Why saliva testing?’, drugs of abuse, best practice procedures, and practical use of the drug testing equipment, including lab tests. 

In-house product training 

This course is designed to train collecting officers – those who perform in-house drug tests. It covers ‘Why saliva testing?’, drugs of abuse, best practice procedures, and practical use of the drug testing equipment, including lab tests. 

Who should attend? 

  • Collecting officers. Those who will or already perform drug tests in the workplace 
  • Management who handle employee discussions following positive drug tests 

Benefits of attending 

  • Learn why saliva testing is the preferred method of drug testing for your company 
  • Discover different drugs of abuse – the most commonly used in the UK and potentially the UK workplace 
  • Learn best practice procedures for drug screening 
  • Learn the best practice for taking a lab sample following drug screening positive results 

Course content 

  • Methods of drug testing 
  • Drugs of abuse 
  • Drug policy advice including testing procedures such as random 
  • Practical use with drug testing screening equipment 
  • Chain of custody procedure for following positive screening tests 

Course assessment 

Delegates will be required to answer questions on topics covered throughout the course. On successful completion, a certificate will be issued. 

Course duration 

  • Approximately 3 hours (2 hours if chain of custody lab test is not included)
  • Maximum 8 delegates

Both alcohol and drug testing courses are half day and can be combined into a 1-day course. Price: £850+VAT. 

In-Company Course

This course is in-company only. Enquire today for more details.