Methamphetamine Awareness, Identification and Safety for First Responders ONLINE
This course provides basic methamphetamine awareness and safety education for front-line officers and first responders who may come in contact with a clandestine laboratory. Participants learn to recognize precursors, equipment, and supplies used in the manufacture of methamphetamine and gain an understanding of the unique hazards of clandestine laboratories and receive critical information that will reduce their chances of injury.
Course objectives include:
- Be aware of the nature of the methamphetamine problem in Arkansas
- Be able to identify and properly respond to clandestine drug labs
- Be familiar with methamphetamine production methods
- Recognize chemicals, equipment, and supplies used to make methamphetamine
- Be aware of how methamphetamine affects the body and behavior of the user
- Be aware of the hazards associated with methamphetamine production and chemical exposure.
• This is a 7-hour class.
• This class is available at no charge.
April 10-16, 2018
Registration ends 12pm (noon) April 9, 2018
May 8-14, 2018
Registration ends 12pm (noon) May 7, 2018
This project was supported by Grant # 2010CKWX0381 awarded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services. The opinions contained herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice. References to specific companies, products, or services should not be considered an endorsement by the author(s) or the U.S. Department of Justice. Rather, the references are illustrations to supplement discussion of the issues.