This course has five objectives:

1) Providing information on the nature of alcohol and drug abuse in the workplace and its harmful effects for everyone;

2) Providing specific information on common drugs of abuse including alcohol;

3) Providing information on the effects of alcohol and drug abuse on behavior and performance;

4) Providing education about myths and misconceptions of drug and alcohol abuse;

5) Providing information on treatment, recovery from addiction, and appropriate ways to get help either for yourself or possibly someone you know.