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Opioid Overdose Response Training

The Baltimore County Department of Health is offering free, two-hour trainings 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

Trainings in Baltimore County will take place on the following dates:

  • Thursday, August 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. 
    Victory Villa Community Center
    404 Compass Road East
    Middle River, Maryland 21220

  • Thursday, September 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. 
    Hereford Volunteer Ambulance Association
    901 Monkton Road
    Monkton, Maryland 21111

  • Tuesday, September 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. 
    Randallstown Library
    8604 Liberty Road
    Randallstown, Maryland 21133

  • Tuesday, October 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. 
    Lansdowne Library
    500 Third Avenue
    Lansdowne, Maryland 21227

  • Thursday, October 22, from 6 to 8 p.m.
    Towson Library
    320 York Road
    Towson, Maryland 21204

Looking for a training in Baltimore City? View the City's calendar for details.

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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Revised August 24, 2015

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