Available courses

This is a single module course and is required for anyone who will be using naloxone as a first responder such as police, non-EMS fire, and school nurses.

Learn about House Bill 333 and its implications for those who may encounter an individual experiencing an opioid related overdose. This course also covers what naloxone is, when the appropriate time to use it is, and how.

NOTE: If you plan on teaching naloxone training, please take the Master Trainer module instead of the general user module.



This is a two module course and is required for anyone who will be TEACHING first responders such as police, non-EMS fire, and school nurses in the use of naloxone. 

In the first module, learn about House Bill 333 and its implications for those who may encounter an individual experiencing an opioid related overdose. This course also covers what naloxone is, when the appropriate time to use it is, and how.

The second module will cover conducting all aspects of hands-on classroom training.

If you will only be carrying naloxone as an authorized user, please take the Naloxone General User Training.

Note: This course does not satisfy the endorsement requirements as established by the Board of Medical Examiner's for licensed Emergency Care Providers.

DPHHS Disclaimer:

            Note to ECPs: The Montana Board of Medical Examiners has approved endorsements to allow Emergency Medical Responders (EMR) and Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) to be trained to administer naloxone. The ECP Statewide Protocols have also been updated to allow naloxone administration. Consult with your local medical director about attending the Master Trainer course and providing training to other ECPs.

 

“The Board of Medical Examiners has added administration of naloxone to the scope of practice protocols for board-licensed Emergency Medical Responders and Emergency Medical Technicians who have naloxone endorsement. Training for that endorsement is supervised by local board-authorized medical directors. The Board has not approved any particular training program.”