Alcohol and Substance Abuse FAQs

Course Overview
Alcohol and Substance Abuse is an intermediate online safety course to help you understand and avoid their effects in the workplace. Alcohol and drug use can lead to accidents, so understanding what to do if there is substance abuse in your workplace is very important. This online Alcohol and Substance Abuse course helps you become more aware of who is affected by this abuse, how to recognize alcohol and commonly abused drugs, and how to report their abuse.

Intended Audience
This online alcohol and substance abuse course is designed for all employees in the General Industry sector, especially supervisors and managers who are responsible for the safety of their workplace according to OSHA regulations:

Manufacturing
Construction
Warehousing and Distribution
Property Management
Hospitality
Healthcare
Trade and Transportation
Retail Services
Learning Objectives
In this online safety course, we will discuss the effect that substance abuse has in the workplace. You will also be shown legal requirements for ensuring safety to the highest possible standard in the workplace. Once completed, we will have informed you on how to be aware of substance abuse in your workplace and how to promote a safe, drug-free work environment.

Course Topics
Overview of Alcohol and Substance Abuse
Alcohol
Drugs of Abuse
Common Indicators of Abuse
Drug Testing
Substance Abuse and You
INDUSTRY TERMS
Substance Abuse Program
Alcohol and Substance Abuse
OSHA
Features and Benefits
ClickSafety’s Alcohol and Substance Abuse online course illustrates why having a drug-free workplace is important for the health and safety of all employees. When employees are drug- and alcohol- free, they have fewer accidents, make fewer mistakes and are more productive. By taking this course and completing it successfully, you will understand:

How to take positive action after identifying a substance abuser
The importance of reporting concerns to your supervisor
The benefits of drug testing