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*Events may require registration*
All volunteers are required to complete the following 3 (free) online training courses.
**Upon completion, you must submit your certificate to Unit Leader Jess (email@example.com)**
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The MRC-TRAIN website is a free service of the Public Health Foundation where MRC volunteers can:
Narcan & Opioids
Are you interested in learning more about the current opioid epidemic?
Do you have a family member or loved one who is at risk of overdose?
- Overdose Prevention Strategies
- How to Identify an Overdose
- How to Administer Narcan
- Good Samaritan Laws & Liability Protection
- Community Support Information & Resources
Narcan kits are available to those who are uninsured. Please bring your insurance & prescription card for the mobile pharmacist.
WHEN: FEBRUARY 8, 2018 6:30-8:00PM
WHERE: Seymour Middle School
REGISTRATION REQUIRED. RSVP to Rich Kearns at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-888-2561 ext. 1003
Sponsored by Seymour Public Schools, Seymour Police Department, Seymour Ambulance Association, BHcare's Alliance for Prevention & Wellness, CT Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services, & Change the Script
WHEN: FEBRUARY 22, 2018 6-8PM
WHERE: Griffin Hospital, Meditation Learning Center
Sponsored by NVMRC, BHcare's Alliance for Prevention & Wellness, Griffin Hospital, Naugatuck Valley Health District, CT Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services & Change the Script.
Mass Dispensing Training & Exercise
IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command Systems, ICS-100
ICS 100, Introduction to the Incident Command System, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS).
IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.
IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS-200 provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.