The Fentanyl and High Potency Drugs Operational Safety Training Course™

Dangers of Potential Exposure (DOPE) in the Workplace™

Course Topics

  • Basics of opiate and fentanyl chemistry and pharmacology
  • Emergence of the opioid epidemic and fentanyl in the United States
  • National and state-level patterns of law enforcement fentanyl encounters and community overdoses
  • Contribution of fentanyl to the rise in drug deaths
  • Legal and illicit supply chains and implications for potential exposure
  • Exposure dynamics in workplace settings
  • Exposure and health risk assessment
  • Protection practices for various exposure scenarios and settings
  • Decontamination practices
  • Symptoms of overexposure
  • Emergency response
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    Regular Price: $695

    Early Registration Price: $595

    20 Calendar Days in Advance of Course

    Opioid overdoses caused nearly 70,000 deaths in the United States in 2017, and fentanyl is a major contributor to the current epidemic.

    Is there potential for your personnel to be exposed to fentanyl or other high potency drugs?


  • Police
  • EMS
  • Fire
  • Corrections
  • Border Services
  • Hospital Emergency Staff
  • Community Services
  • Housekeeping and Cleaning
  • Utilities and Communications
  • Course Dates

    Registration cut-off 10 calendar days before event
    May 3, 2018 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    May 4, 2018 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    May 9, 2018 - Buffalo, New York
    May 17, 2018 - Louisville, Kentucky
    May 18, 2018 - Charleston, West Virginia
    June 7, 2018 - Manchester, New Hampshire
    June 8, 2018 - Boston, Massachusetts

    What's Included?

    7 hours of intensive expert instruction
    Latest authoritative information
    300 page course book
    Refreshments and lunch


    Dr. John H Murphy MHSc MBA PhD CIH ROH
    President - Resource EHS America, Inc.
    Adjunct Professor - Dalla Lana School of Public Health

    Resource EHS America, Inc.

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    Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139 ● 1(888) 732-4347 ●