Legal Highs or New Psychoactive Substance (NPS) Training

Course Provider: CAIS Young Person’s Substance Misuse Service

Course Administrator: Julie Morris


  • To understand what a “Legal High” or New Psychoactive substance is
  • To identify where NPS come from
  • To understand where people buy NPS
  • To recognise some of the effects of NPS
  • To be aware of treatment and harm reduction advice


Date Venue Times
20/09/2017 The Gwalia Llandrindod Wells 1.30pm - 4.30pm
22/11/2017 NPTC Newtown 1.30pm - 4.30pm
14/03/2018 Neuadd Brycheiniog Brecon 1.30pm - 4.30pm

Key Learning Outcomes

By the end of the training participants will be able to:

  • Understand the Historical background of NPS
  • Identify the role of the Internet and Trends
  • Recognise some New Psychoactive Substances
  • Identify Treatment and Harm Reduction Advice
  • Recognise the situation in Powys


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