Gold Coast Drug Council Inc - PO Box 2655, Burleigh MDC QLD 4220 - Phone: (07) 5535 4302 - Fax: (07) 5576 2512


The Drug Awareness Course is a course designed for the wider community to attend. And provides information on illicit, prescription drugs and alcohol.

This course is open to any member of the local community to attend.

For further information about the next available course phone our Receptionist/ Advice Worker on (07) 5535 4302.

The course is presented by experts in the drug and alcohol field. It covers topics such as marijuana, hallucinogens, cocaine, heroin, tranquillisers, alcohol dependence, HIV/AIDS and other STD's. Participants will gain an insight into drug identification, prevention and treatment, as well as the legal and medical aspects of addiction, and counseling techniques. A certificate will be presented at the end of the course, if participants attend for at least nine of the eleven lectures.

Courses run for 11 weeks from 7.00pm to 8.30pm on Monday evenings.

At the Gold Coast Drug Council, 191 West Burleigh Road, Burleigh Heads, Qld.

$80 (Health Card holders $40)