What You Will Learn - You will acquire a foundational understanding of
the opioid public health crisis and the contributing factors and solutions.
How to train individuals to recognize the signs of an opioid overdose
and how to administer the opioid overdose reversal drug Naloxone (brand
name NARCAN). The Layperson Naloxone Trainer Course will teach you how
to deliver the program within your community(ies).
This Layperson Naloxone Program is available for individuals, healthcare
professionals, groups and organizations who are working to reduce the
effects of the opioid public health crisis or who serve individuals at
risk for opioid misuse, addition or overdose. The program is designed
to be delivered to laypersons, including but not limited to individuals,
families, groups/organizations, and community members.
Recommended time to complete
We can take 10 students with sessions lasting about one hour. Please call
375-4654 to set a time up for your organization.