Chemical Hazards: Methamphetamine Labs

Description:

Course Overview 

Course Quality Rating

TBD

Course Description

This course is provided by North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness and will require a secondary login and/or registration.

This presentation by Nelson Couch, Ph.D., CIH, CSP, gives you an overview of the hazards and concerns of Methamphetamine labs                                                                                                     

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Target Audience

This course is designed for all public health, medical, veterinary, pharmacy, emergency management, hospital and other professionals interested in public health preparedness.

Learning Objectives

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify the warning signs of Methamphetamine production
  2. Provide a general overview of the hazards Methamphetamine labs
  3. Discuss what public health professionals can do to combat the growing problem of Methamphetamine production

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)

  1. 1B.2 & 1C.2 (Tier 2 & 3): Describes the characteristics of a population-based health problem (e.g., equity, social determinants, environment)

Professional/Disciplinary Competencies

CDC/CSTE Applied Epidemiology Competencies

  • 1.1AA 1. Recognize public health problems pertinent to the population 

Format

Online/Self-Study

Credit /CEU

None available

Duration

30 mins. 

Specifications

Recommend browsers: Mozilla Firefox, up-to-date Chrome or Internet Explorer. JavaScript and Flash Plugin must be installed.

Course Publication Date

07/23/13

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