Waterloo

DrinkSmart Opioid Poisoning Response Training

Date: 07/09/2022
Time: 02:00 pm
Location: Virtual Event
Public/Private: Public
Individual/Organisation: Organisation
Name of Organisation: DrinkSmart & St John Ambulance
Contact: Lora
Phone:
Email: info@drinksmart.ca
Web: https://calendly.com/oprt/opioid-poisoning-response-training-clone?month=2022-09&date=2022-08-30

SJA Opioid Poisoning Response Training Program
Opioid Poisoning Response Training – DrinkSmart
2 hr
Web conferencing details provided upon confirmation.
St John Ambulance’s Opioid Poisoning Response Training Program (OPRT) provides a trauma-informed and de-stigmatized approach to opioid poisoning awareness. The program consists of a 120-minute course delivered in a virtual classroom, which includes information on:

• Stigma & Harm Reduction

• How to respond to an opioid poisoning

• How to administer nasal Naloxone

• Self-Care after a Traumatic Event

Participants who complete the course will receive nasal naloxone to use in an emergency situation. Naloxone is a medicine that rapidly reverses the effects of opioids on the brain. It is an important tool that can save the life of someone experiencing an opioid poisoning.

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