In the Becoming an Opioid Harm Reduction Champion course, you will consider the impact of sharing bite-sized messages (focused on reducing stigma and responding to an opioid poisoning emergency) within your personal and professional networks using social media and other tools. 


This course is for:  

  • Anyone interested in reducing stigma, changing attitudes towards opioid use, and increasing knowledge of how harm reduction works to help during an opioid poisoning emergency (must be 13 years of age and older).  This course has no prerequisites.

  

ONLINE LEARNING FORMAT: SELF-DIRECTED 

Learn at your own pace by working through the training materials independently online. Duration: approximately 30 minutes, depending on the individual.


This initiative was funded by a contribution from Health Canada’s Substance Use and Addictions Program (SUAP). The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of Health Canada.

Course Curriculum

  Mandatory Questions
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  Introduction
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  Module 1: Opioid Harm Reduction at the Canadian Red Cross
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  Module 2: Opioid Poisoning Emergencies
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  Module 3: Your Role as an Opioid Harm Reduction Champion
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  Module 4: Your Resource Kit
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  Module 5: Next Steps
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  Shareable Assets
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  Feedback
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This initiative was funded by a contribution from Health Canada’s Substance Use and Addictions Program (SUAP). The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of Health Canada.