BTEC Specialist qualifications Drugs Awareness in the Licensed Retail Sector (L2)

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Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying the Level 2 BTEC Specialist Award in Drugs Awareness in the Licensed Retail Sector. This qualification, accredited on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF), is aimed at people working in the licensed retail sector, particularly pubs, clubs and bars, who might come into contact with illegal drug users or drug dealers.

This course covers identifying illegal drugs, recognising the signs of drug use and drug dealing, and developing a policy to combat drug use and drug dealing on licensed premises.

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BTEC Level 2 Award in Drugs Awareness in the Licensed Retail Sector specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC Specialist qualification
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Award in Drugs Awareness in the Licensed Retail Sector
Level 2
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Eligible for funding in England for:
UK and international
First teaching:
Review date:
  • 30 November 2015 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
Last registration:
  • 30 November 2015
Final certification:
  • 31 January 2016

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