Alcohol Brief Intervention Training

Course Provider: Public Health Wales


  • “A short, evidence-based, structured conversation about alcohol consumption with a client to motivate and support the individual to think about and/or plan a change in their drinking behaviour in order to reduce their consumption”.
  • Understand the problem of alcohol in Wales
  • Identify hazardous and harmful drinkers
  • Offer evidence based support to drinkers
  • Influence behaviour change
  • Be more confident in tackling this difficult topic
  • Make a positive impact upon health in Wales
Dates Venues Times
26th Sept 2017 Committee Room 2, Neuadd Brycheiniog Brecon 10.00am - 12.00pm
17th October 2017 Committee Room A, The Gwalia, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6AA 1.30pm - 3.30pm
2nd November 2017 NPTC Campus, Coleg Powys, Llanidloes Road, Newtown SY16 4HU 10.00am - 12.00pm

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Significantly reduce the alcohol drinking levels of people who have been identified as drinking hazardous and harmful amounts
  • Provide a valuable framework to facilitate referral of cases of alcohol dependence to specialised services




There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given