Overdose Lifeline has developed first responder, layperson and clinician Continuing Education (CE) online course and a 20-credit Certificate Program on Substance Use Disorder with an Opioid Specialization.
Clinician and Layperson CE Credit
The courses provide CE credits for Nursing (ANCC), Pharmacy (ACPE), Physician (ACMME) and other laypersons and healthcare professionals. Accreditation is through Purdue University, College of Pharmacy, Office of Continuing Education.
DEA Prescriber Requirements MATE Act Training Requirements
The Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act requires new or renewing DEA licensees to complete 8 hours of addiction continuing education.
The required 8 hours can be satisfied through a combination of courses or activites.
Overdose Lifeline on-demand online courses meet the MATE Act training content requirements,
CE Credits - delivered upon 100% course completion, achievement of 80% (minimum) passing grade on the final exam, and completing the course ending survey.
Law Enforcement CE Credit
As an approved Law Enforcement Training Board training provider (#47-1333720), Overdose Lifeline online training courses meet annual in-service training requirements for Indiana Law Enforcement officers and support personnel.
For first responders in states other than Indiana, before beginning any of the Overdose Lifeline online courses we recommend that you verify that the course is of suitable subject matter and content for annual in-service training with your Department’s Certified Instructor.
Video-Based, On-Demand Online Learning
On Your Schedule — At Your Own Pace
Progress is Tracked So You Can Pick Up When You Last Left Off
Gain Knowledge or Fulfill Educational or Professional Requirements
Certificate Delivered Upon Successful Course Completion