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Drawing on over 25 years’ experience in the Drug and Alcohol sector Broadreach House offer training courses to meet the needs of many types of individuals and workers across the health and social care sector.

Our specialised team offers professional training courses to individuals interested in entering the sector or in professional development in substance misuse work.  Our 1 year Open College Network South West Region accredited Level 3 course the “Access to HE Diploma: Practitioner in Substance Misuse” provides learners with an opportunity to increase their employability in a rapidly growing sector.

This course is mapped to DANOS competencies and is based upon a broad evidence-based theoretical framework, in which learners aim to become skilled, creative and competent practitioners.  On completion, learners will be able to develop a professional, therapeutic and productive relationship with clients, and to deliver a range of interventions in both residential and community settings.  The Motivational Interviewing Practitioner training also forms part of this course.

Our training department also provides many short workshops and courses.  This has afforded us the opportunity to make a significant contribution to training the counsellors and drug and alcohol practitioners of tomorrow, in a well-respected, high-quality environment.

Our short courses include: (Please click on each course for more information)

Tackling Substance Misuse through Brief Interventions (NOCN) 2 day accredited course

Motivational Interviewing Practitioner’s Basic training (OCNSWR) 3 day accredited course

Drug & Alcohol Awareness 1 day workshop

Working with Alcohol Misuse 1 day workshop

An Introduction to  Understanding Psychological Trauma : Phase one 1 day workshop

A Practitioners Guide to Working with Psychological Trauma : Phase two 1 day workshop

Introduction to Counselling Skills at Level 2

Certificate in Counselling Skills course at Level 2

Certificate in Counselling Studies course at Level 3

Certificate in Life Coaching Studies at Level 3




Ocean Quay


  • Broadreach House Charity Fundraising Event (Saturday the 5th of April – 10am Start)

    Broadreach House would like to invite you to join us for our charity fundraising event on Saturday 5th April 2014 from 10:00.   We hope to raise enough money on the day to set up a new complementary therapy suite to benefit our service users and the general public, so please be prepared to give […]

  • Broadreach House staff to run Plymouth Half Marathon!

    On Sunday the 27th of April, several Broadreach House members of staff will be running the Plymouth Half Marathon to raise sponsorship for the organisation.   Funds raised will be used to develop a complementary therapies suite, based at the Broadreach House Day Service – ‘Ocean Quay’. The new suite will offer a range of […]

  • Support Worker Open Evening (Tuesday the 26th November)

    Broadreach House would like to welcome you to our Support Worker Open Evening on Tuesday the 26th of November. The event is from 5-7pm, and as being held at Ocean Quay, Richmond Walk.   The event offers the opportunity to find out about Broadreach House and the work we do, meet the house managers and […]

  • Social Justice Awards!

    Broadreach House has been successful in reaching the final of the ‘Social Justice Awards’. The awards ceremony will take place on the 30st of October as part of the 2nd annual Social Justice Conference, and will be attended by several hundred charities and organisations who work with disadvantaged individuals and families across the UK.   […]

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