Layperson Naloxone Train-The-Trainer
The Layperson Naloxone Trainer Course will teach you how to deliver the program within your community(ies).
This Layperson Naloxone Program and Trainer Course 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. NOTE: A First Responder Naloxone Program is available from Overdose Lifeline. More information about this program and other programs can be found HERE.
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 program materials available for download from the Presenter Resource Center include: Presentation Powerpoint with Presenter Notes and Script and attendee leave behind - Quick Reference Sheet.
Certificate of Completion
A "Certificate of Completion" is delivered upon completion of the training.
Note: The training does not provide the credentials to be a Naloxone Distribution Entity with the State of Indiana. To accomplish this, the group/organization is required to register with the state as a Naloxone Distribution Entity: https://optin.in.gov/
Part 1: Brief Review of the Disease of Addiction
Part 2: Stigma’s and Denial’s Impact on Recovery
Part 3: Opioid Overview
Part 4: Overdose Epidemic: Data, Trends, Imapact
Part 5: Contributors and Risk Factors
Part 6: Recognizing and Preventing an Overdose
Part 7: Naloxone Administration
Part 8: Solutions
Available training options include: Live Online, Online On Demand - Self Directed Learning (COMING DECEMBER 2017) and On Site Training.
Pricing and Pre-Requisite(s) Overview Sheet
Download the overview sheet for information about pre-requisite training, trainer course kit, and pricing.
Talk to the Education Team
Contact the education team to learn more about this or other Overdose Lifeline training and education programs. Available training options include: Live Online, Online On Demand - Self Directed Learning and On Site Training.
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Registration is Required
We ask that presenters register with Overdose Lifeline prior to getting access to the program resources, training and materials. This will allow Overdose Lifeline to provide presenters with ongoing support and updates and help to track and measure the program's reach and results. Please click on the button below to complete the registration form.