Alcohol training Delegate Assessment

Welcome to the Alcohol course. Please follow the lessons and complete the assessment at the end.

 

Thank you.

Lessons

01. – Testing in the workplace (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Easy

Accident report So why are you thinking of testing in the workplace?  There are many benefits to screening employees for alcohol use in the work place, including the following: - Safer environment for employees - More productive employees - Increased staff attendance - More alert and efficient staff - Better cause...

02. – Blood Alcohol VS Breath Alcohol (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Hard

Alcohol in the blood (liquid) and alcohol in breath (gas) are two different entities and are therefore measured differently. There is a formula which can be used to establish the ratio between to the 2 different measurements. Known as Henry’s Law, it specifies: “the quantity of a substance in a liquid (eg….

03. – Alcohol Measurements and Readings (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

As learnt in the last lesson, the measurements for a breath alcohol reading and blood alcohol reading are different, but imply the same level of impairment. BrAC – Breath Alcohol Concentration A gas concentration. This can be displayed in microgrammes of Ethanol per 100ml of breath eg 35 µg/100ml (the current…

04. – The Drink Driving Law (Alcohol Half Day)

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Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Standard

In December 2014, the Drink Driving limit in Scotland was reduced to 22µg of alcohol per 100ml breath. You may also have seen it in the media expressed in its blood alcohol limit of 50mg/100ml (0.05%BAC). This is the same limit for Ireland. Ireland also have a lower limit again for…

05. – Drink-driving limits across Europe (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Malta have the highest drink-driving limits in all of Europe for all drivers. Not only do all other European countries have lower drink-driving limits for private motorists, but many have adopted a zero tolerance limit (i.e., 9μg/100ml of breath) for commercial, novice, and learner drivers….

06. – Breathalyzer Measurement Conditions (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Standard

Prior to performing a breath test, having completed the best practice procedure form for alcohol testing, there are several factors to consider: Contamination It is imperative to wait at least 20 minutes after smoking, eating or drinking.  Residual mouth contamination (for example from mouthwash) can give false readings, damage the accuracy of…

07. – The Breathalyzer 6820 (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Easy

  As with all Dräger devices this breathalyzer is very easy to use and navigate. If you have your breathalyzer on you now, use the image below to familiarise yourself with the features. LED warning lights  – Green, Amber and Red. Infra Red Port – Used to connect the device…

08. – AlcoDigital EON – The Breathalyzer (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Easy

The AlcoDigital EON is an evidential breathalyzer with European Approval for Professional Use. As with all Sentech devices this breathalyzer is very easy to use and navigate. If you have your EON breathalyzer on you now, use the image below to familiarise yourself with the features. LED warning lights  –…

09. – The AlcoSaber (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

The AlcoDigital AlcoSaber is a breathalyzer specifically designed for rapid alcohol screening. It is ideally suited for use in situations where rapid testing of large numbers of people with minimal intrusion is required – for example, site entrances, roadblocks, entrances into safety-critical environments, or simply as the initial test on…

10. – The Dräger Ignition Interlock – (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 3 minutesComplexity: Easy

The Dräger Ignition Interlock.   An alcohol ignition interlock is a breathalyzer with a vehicle immobiliser. The settings on the alcohol ignition interlock device make the person unable to start the engine if an alcohol reading above a set limit is produced from a breath test. There are many benefits…

11. – WorkSober – (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Easy

The Worksober Wall-mountable device is more than just a clock-in, clock-out device. There are many different ways in which is creates an alcohol free workplace and there are many high tech features built in. Key features include: Facial Recognition Alcohol testing – EN Certified Real time data reports Fully configurable…

12. – Delegate Assessment – (Alcohol Half Day)

Length: 30 minutesComplexity: Standard

Congratulations – you have now reached the end of your online refresher! The next section is the final assessment, so please now take the time to make sure you are ready. You can go back and review any information now if you wish, before starting the assessment. Please click “VIEW…