Professional Training

A range of training courses [專業訓練] are available that are specifically designed to enhance the skills of workers who work with those who use or are at risk of misusing drugs/alcohol.
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Lloyd has delivered training courses to a wide range of professional audiences in Hong Kong, the United Kingdom and other countries. These include Social Workers, Teachers, Drugs Workers, Criminal Justice workers, Youth Workers, Magistrates, Pharmacists, Doctors and Service User Groups.
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Training for organisations are informed by pre-course discussions to establish the required learning outcomes, available resources, service profile and staff development plan.
Available Courses——-
Available Courses
Examples of the training courses that can be provided are:
  • Basic Drugs Awareness
  • Working with young people who misuse drugs and/or alcohol
  • Drug & Alcohol Treatment Interventions: Policy, Principles & Practice
  • Cross-Cultural Interventions (Working with Drug Users from another culture)
  • Brief Interventions
  • Safer Injecting
  • Blood-Borne Viruses: Prevention + Harm minimisation
  • Overdose Awareness
  • Mentor Training Workshops
  • Interventions for Drug/Alcohol users in the Criminal Justice System
  • Harm Reduction Interventions: Policy, Principles & Practice
  • Pharmacology of Commonly Misused Drugs
I really liked the way that Lloyd used a logical, methodical and clear way of delivering the sessions. The material was relevant, well-timed and very good.”
[Peter, Mental Health Worker – London, UK]
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All training courses include:
• Course evaluation & delegate feedback
• Free training manuals
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Please note that:
  • Professional Training Workshops [專業訓練] range from 1-3 days and appropriate location will be decided after consultation with the booking organisation.
  • Certificates of attendance are awarded to all delegates upon completion of the Workshops.
  • Professional Training Workshops are designed to provide high quality training at a competitive cost. Training costs will be determined based on a number of factors that include the business nature of organisation and the size of the group
I enjoyed the way that Lloyd uses humour when delivering the training session.”
[Wendy, Youth Offending Team Worker – Buckinghamshire, UK]
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Course Booking
For a copy of the Training Courses Brochure and/or to discuss the possibility of Lloyd providing a training course to your organisation, then please submit the below enquiry form at to contact Lloyd directly. Your message will not appear on this site.

Lloyd was my trainer on a Volunteer Training Course in Leeds. The course was a great help towards me finding work after 18 years on the dole through my own substance misuse problems. Although I had a fair knowledge of drugs, I had little knowledge of work and little in the way of confidence. I feel like these were the areas in which I gained the most from the course. Lloyd was a great help as a trainer, encouraging me to do things which I did not think would be possible for myself, such as giving presentations. I think what really helped was his passion and enthusiasm for the subject and the work. I found this inspiring and would highly recommend him as a trainer.”
[Hywel, Mental Health Support Worker – Leeds, UK]
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2 Comments on “Professional Training”

  1. Walter
    August 22, 2011 at 12:52 #

    Dear Lloyd, I would like to have an initial conversation with you about providing some training to our organisation. Are you able to provide training in cantonese? Most of our staff are cantonese speakers although they are able to speak English. Also, we would like to know the cost of training etc. I can call you to discuss. Thanks. Walter

    • August 22, 2011 at 14:17 #

      Hi Walter, depending on the training material then I might be able to deliver training in Cantonese. However, I am more comfortable in Mandarin or English. Please call me on 6579 3006 to discuss this. Lloyd

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