NCETA - The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction is an internationally recognised research centre that works as a catalyst for change in the alcohol and other drugs field.

The promotion of Workforce Development (WFD) principles, research and evaluation of effective practices is NCETA´s core business.

read more about NCETA


alcohol & drugs
in the workplace

alcohol & drugs
in society

National Alcohol &
Drug Knowledgebase

NCETA is a collaborative venture between Flinders University, the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing and the South Australian Department of Health. It is located within the School of Medicine at Flinders University in South Australia.

flinders uni logo

Latest News from NCETA

Slots & Shots: Gambling Resources for AOD Workers - 23 November 2015

Slots and Shots is a much needed suite of gambling resource for alcohol and other drug workers. It contains a tri-fold client handout, waiting room poster, a report, and a wallet sized quick reference reminder for clinicians. read more

Drug and Alcohol Research Connections - 21 August 2015

Drug and Alcohol Research Connections is a new online publication from Australia’s collaborative network of alcohol and other drug research centres: the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), National Drug Research Institute (NDRI) and the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA). read more

Australia's National Alcohol and Drug Workforce Development Strategy - 17 August 2015

NCETA was commissioned by the Intergovernmental Committee on Drugs (IGCD) to develop Australia’s first National Alcohol and Drug Workforce Development Strategy. This Strategy will be instrumental in further developing Australia's alcohol and other drug (AOD) workforce. The strategy contains 12 outcome areas and is also being used to inform workforce development initiatives in other countries read more

National Alcohol and Drug Knowledgebase (NADK): New Cannabis Section & Updates - 27 July 2015

The NADK, Australia's first comprehensive online National Alcohol and Drug Knowledgebase, has been extended to include 88 frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Cannabis. FAQs in the Alcohol Section, released in 2014, have also been updated using more recent information read more