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*Events may require registration*

Online Training

All volunteers are required to complete the following 3 (free) online training courses.

**Upon completion, you must submit your certificate to Unit Leader Jess (jstelmaszek@nvhd.org)**

Is there a training topic you would like NVMRC to offer?


Do you know about another training resource you want to share with the unit?


Let us know!

The MRC-TRAIN website is a free service of the Public Health Foundation where MRC volunteers can:

  • Quickly find and register for many courses listed on Train.org and participating TRAIN affiliate sites,
  • Track your learning with personal online transcripts,
  • Access valuable materials, course reviews, and discussions to improve your learning experience, and
  • Stay informed of the latest public health trainings for your area or expertise.

*From mrc.train.org

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?

Topics Include:
- 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 rkearns@seymourschools.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

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. *CLICK HERE TO REGISTER *

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.

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Mass Dispensing Training & Exercise



TBD


 Training & Events

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).

Click here to take IS-100.B


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.

Click here to take IS-700.A


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.

Click here to take IS-200.B