Chemsex Training


Chemsex logo‘Chemsex’ refers to the rising trend of drug use; in particular Legal Highs (now  referred to as New Psychoactive Substances); in a sexual context. The aim of this training is to raise awareness of Chemsex and the risks caused (sexual assault, shared drug equipment, rise of infections to name a few), increase confidence in staff to deal with these issues effectively and safeguard young people from further harm.

Learning Outcomes

  • Motivations, trend and context
  • Drugs used in chemsex, including an overview of legal highs/new psychoactive substances: what they look like, how they are used, slang names, effects and risks
  • Increasing the confidence in staff to work effectively with young people aiming for better sexual well-being, sober sex, education and harm reduction
  • How to educate and prevent chemsex issues and working with vulnerable at risk groups


All delegates receive a training pack and USB memory stick with materials and resources to take back to the workplace and work with young people.


Testimonials from Training:
  •  “Excellent day. Good pace, lots of variety with humour- winning combination” July 2017
  • “Brilliant day, so informative and fun” July 2017
  • “Great course and fantastic delivery. Was not bored to death like some courses” July 2017
  • “Enjoyable and informative training session with 2 knowledgeable facilitators who were approachable and happy to answer any questions” July 2017
  • ” Really enjoyed the training, thank you so much. Really expanded my knowledge around this subject” July 2017
  • “Up to date and informative. Well delivered with great resources” July 2017
  • “This training has really opened my eyes and understanding it is going to be a big part of my new engagement programmes” June 2017
  • “Found this training extremely informative and useful for the line of work I will be engaging in. Extremely relevant and well presented. Thoroughly enjoyable and beneficial day” June 2017
  • “Programme was excellent. Activities were powerful & engaging. Useful to use at work & study” February 2017
  • “Excellent course with interactive and informative content. Trainers helped make the course fun as well as educational” February 2017″
  • “Excellent training day with positive and enthusiastic leads. Good day and useful” February 2017
  • “Thank you. Very knowledgeable trainers” February 2017
To book your place on this training please email for a booking form and further details or contact 02380 650 514.