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Substance Abuse Awareness

Substance abuse is described as the use o standards for purposes other than their intended use or used in excessive amounts.


Substance Abuse Awareness falls under requirements and statements from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Government Requirements:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Who Needs this Training?
Workers or individuals who experience drug use and substance abuse will need this training. Employers who employ recovering addicts or companies experiencing substance-related concerns or issues will benefit from this training.

Dangers of Remaining Uncertified:
All employees who use or are exposed to substance use will benefit from this training. Remaining uncertified will reduce the knowledge on this topic and prevent workers and employers from taking corrective actions.

Included Topics:
By the end of this course, we will have covered the following topics:
Introduction – 0:24
Topic 1: Introduction – 6:22
Topic 2: Commonly Abused Substances – 6:59
Topic 3: Signs and Symptoms – 3:59
Topic 4: Drug Scheduling – 2:40
Topic 5: Workplace Substance Use – 6:12
Topic 6: Narcotics Awareness – 6:33
Topic 7: Opioid Epidemic – 5:02
Topic 8: Prescription Medication – 4:28
Topic 9: Drug Handling – 1:52
Topic 10: Drug Resources – 2:37
Summary – 0:24

Course Layout:
Course format consists of video instruction, intermediate quizzes and Final Knowledge Check.

Course Duration:
A minimum of 1 hour is required to complete this course.

OSHA requires annual recertification for workers where occupational exposure takes place.

Certificate of Completion:
A completion certificate is available for printing immediately upon successfully finishing the course.