About the Trainer Course
The First Responder Naloxone (FRN) Trainer course, will teach you how to deliver the program within your community(ies).
The First Responder Naloxone (FRN) Program and Trainer Course is for individuals who are responsible for training law enforcement, fire departments, and other first responder groups and organizations. The course provides information to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose and administer naloxone.
This course has been developed by Overdose Lifeline, Inc. – a nonprofit dedicated to helping individuals, families, and communities affected by the disease of addiction / substance use disorder through advocacy, education, harm reduction, prevention, resources, and support.
Materials provided via the Trainer Resource Center allows program delivery via on-site or webinar settings.
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Trainer Program Fees
Training and Annual License Fees
Training Fee: $255/person
Includes prerequisites: The Brain and the Disease of Addiction and Removing the Shame and Stigma of SUD online courses. Plus, the First Responder online course and live web training, trainer's kit, updates, and access to the online resource center.
Annual License Fee: Individual $200 or Group $400
There are two options for the Annual Program License fee, $200 for one trainer or $400 for a group license. The group rate provides access for two or more trainers within an organization to use the materials.
The license provides access to all the program materials, the online resource center, technical assistance, and program updates during the 12-month licensing period. License renewal is required to use the materials beyond the first 12 months.
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You will acquire a foundational understanding of the opioid public health crisis and the overdose epidemic.
The ability to recognize the signs of an opioid overdose.
How to administer the opioid overdose reversal drug Naloxone (Intranasal: Adapt and Amphastar).
Trainer Program Resources
Program materials available through the resource center
Presentation PowerPoint with trainer notes and complete script. Multiple versions for different training lengths and customizable.
Attendee pre-post survey, handouts (quick reference sheet, course notes, additional resources), breakout activities, poll questions, certificate of attendance, customizable flyers, social media graphics and more.
Trainer's receive CE Credit for accredited courses completed during the training process.
COMING SOON: Special attendee discount for additional online learning courses from Overdose Lifeline.
Trainer Training Process
What to expect
Register: You will be asked to register as a trainer/facilitator of the program.
Prerequisites: You will complete the two prerequisite courses as the first part of your training process.
Program Course: Then you will take the First Responder Naloxone online course to help familiarize yourself with the concepts and information.
Resource Center: Access to the Trainer Resource Center and program materials.
Coaching & Technical Assistance: Once you have completed steps 1-4, a live web meeting will be scheduled to review the program materials and toolset to help prepare you for your first delivery of the program.
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