Stimulant Overdose Awareness
This stimulant overdose awareness e-learning course aims to:
1) Enhance knowledge of stimulants and their effects.
2) Raise awareness of situations and behaviours that increase the risk of overdose.
3) Outline current advice to reduce harm.
4) Clarify the main signs of overdose and options for respondingThis course should take 15-30 minutes to complete.
NPS e-Learning Modules
In partnership with the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Project NEPTUNE has developed training modules for front-line clinicians and other practitioners. The e-learning modules have been developed based on the principles used by the college and include multi-media and interactive elements and are open access (free of charge).
Scottish Drugs Forum e-Learning Modules
This short e-learning course covers the key aspects of drug-related deaths in Scotland, opiate overdose prevention, intervention and naloxone basics.
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
Summarise drug-related deaths in Scotland
Identify an overdose
Explain how to prevent an overdose
Describe naloxone and its use