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Opioid Overdose Response Training

The Baltimore County Department of Health is offering a free, two-hour training on how to recognize, prevent and respond to an Opioid overdose by using intra-nasal naloxone (a prescription medication that is used to reverse an overdose). Due to limited seating, pre-registration is required.

Training Information

Tuesday, August 18, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Chestnut Ridge Volunteer Fire Company
12020 Greenspring Avenue
Owings Mills, Maryland 21117

Who should attend?

If you are concerned that a loved one is at risk for overdosing on heroin or prescription pain medication, this training is for you.

What will I learn?

Training participants will learn the following:

  • What an opioid is
  • How to recognize, respond to and prevent an opioid overdose
  • How to administer intra-nasal naloxone to reverse an overdose

 What is naloxone?

Naloxone is a prescription medicine that reverses an opioid overdose. It cannot be used to get high and it is not addictive.

What will I get for completing the training?

You will receive a completion certificate, a prescription for naloxone, and a kit containing the medication.

Online Registration

Thank you for your interest in attending this training, please complete the form below. If you have questions or concerns, please call 410-887-3828.

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