Do you know how to help someone you suspect has overdosed on opioids? This interactive 45-minute online course will provide you with the knowledge and confidence you need to respond to a known or suspected opioid overdose emergency.
In this course, you will learn:
- To recognize the signs and symptoms of an opioid overdose.
- The appropriate care to provide based on the person's breathing and level of responsiveness.
- How to give naloxone using several different products -- a nasal atomizer, Narcan ® Nasal Spray and EVZIO ® -- to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.
Whether you're adding this course to supplement other first aid training or are taking it as your first exposure to first aid training – you will gain the knowledge you need to respond to an opioid overdose emergency
First Aid for Opioid Overdoses Online Course
A part of our mission is to train people how to respond to and prepare for emergencies. Designed by experts, our online-only classes provide an interactive and engaging method to learning essential safety and preparedness information and skills. When you choose an online-only class, you will not have the opportunity to demonstrate your skill proficiency to a certified instructor. Therefore, online-only training may not meet the requirements for workplace safety.