Alcohol Training Refresher Course

Welcome to the Alcohol Training Refresher Course

This course is designed to refresh your knowledge on alcohol testing in the workplace. The law changes from time to time and it is always a good idea to keep up to date with the latest law changes. Throughout the refresher training you will be required to complete the following lessons including a short quiz at the end of each lesson to confirm your understanding and finally complete an assessment.

Throughout the training you can navigate forwards and backwards should you wish to re-read information and there is no time limit. Your progress is automatically saved as you go through and you can come back to the training at any time.

You do not need any equipment available while completing the training such as pen and paper, however it is advisable to make notes as you go through.


To start the training please click on the first lesson.


Thank you.


01. – Testing in the workplace (Refresher)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Easy

Accident report Alcohol Testing in the Workplace There are many benefits to screening employees for alcohol use in the work place, including (but not restricted to) the following: -  Creating a safer working environment - Optimising employee production - Improving staff attendance - Encouraging staff efficiency and levels of alertness...

02. -Tolerances to Alcohol (Refresher)

Alcohol Tolerance and Metabolism As human beings, our bodies metabolise at different rates meaning our ability to eliminate alcohol will vary from person to person. Take 2 people consuming the…

03. – Blood Alcohol VS Breath Alcohol (Refresher)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Hard

Blood Alcohol versus Breath Alcohol 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…

04. – Alcohol Measurements and Readings (Refresher)

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

Alcohol Measurements and Readings 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…

05. – The Drink Driving Law (Refresher)


Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Standard

The Drink Driving Law 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…

06. – Drink Driving Limits Across Europe (Refresher)

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

Drink Driving Limits Across Europe England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Malta have the highest drink driving limits in all of Europe. Most other European countries not only have a much lower…

10. – The AlcoDigital EON – Breathalyzer (Refresher)

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Easy

The AlcoDigital EON 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.…

11. – The AlcoDigital AlcoSaber (Refresher)

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

AlcoDigital AlcoSaber The Alcodigital AlcoSaber is a unique breathalyser ‘wand’ designed for alcohol screening.     It is ideally suited for use in situations where rapid testing of large quantities…

13. – AlcoDigital WorkSober – (Refresher)

Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Easy

AlcoDigital WorkSober 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…

15. – Delegate Assessment – (Refresher)

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…