2020 Drug-Free Workplace - Employee Education

Employee Education

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Your company or organization has adopted the Drug-Free Workplace program. Part of the requirement for this program is that you receive annual instruction on the issues of drug and alcohol abuse. This course was designed to allow you to fulfill the requirement

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Why are so many people dying of drug overdose? What causes some people to abuse drugs? Even if you are not a drug abuser, the effects of others' drug abuse can devastate families, harm workers, and create dangerous communities.

Part of the requirement for this program is that you receive annual instruction on the issues of drug and alcohol abuse. This course was designed to allow you to fulfill the requirement in a manner that is convenient, and designed for one-on-one instruction.

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Facilitators

Nancy Pommerening

An Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist, retired teacher, and Director of Drug Awareness and Prevention. I provide prevention programming in the workplace, communities and schools.

Course Syllabus

1 What Drug Problem?

Current trends in drug and alcohol use in the workplace. Does it really affect you?

  1. Part 1: What Drug Problem?
  2. Look at the attached document, "Substance Abuse Trends Among Youth."

2 Part 2: The Drug-Free Workplace Program and You

What elements are needed to comply with the federal Drug-Free Workplace program? What DRUG TEST do I need to take?

  1. Elements of the Drug-Free Workplace
  2. The Drug-Free Workplace Policy
  3. Elements of the Drug-Free Safety program

3 Part 3: This is Your Brain on Drugs

What are the main parts and functions of the brain? How do drugs affect your brain? Your body?

  1. This is Your Brain on Drugs

4 Part 4: Why do some people abuse drugs?

How does one become an addict? Am I at risk?

  1. Use, Abuse and Addiction

5 Part 5: Drugs in the Workplace

Why you should care about drug use in the workplace, even if YOU are drug-free.

  1. How Drug Abuse Impacts the Workplace

6 Part 6: Drugs and Their Effects

Overview of the Effects: Alcohol, Marijuana, Depressants, Stimulants, and Hallucinogens

  1. Drugs and Their Effects- Part 1
  2. Drugs and their Effects- Part 2
  3. To learn more about Commonly Abused Drugs, read the attached document provided by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (Not required to pass quiz)
  4. To learn more about Abused Prescription Drugs, read the attached document. (Not required to pass quiz)
  5. To learn more about synthetic Marijuana, read the attached document. (Not required to pass quiz)
  6. To learn more about Bath Salts, read the document "Bath Salts." (Not required to pass quiz)

7 Part 7: Do I have a Problem?

Am I losing control of substance use/abuse? Where to go for help. Finding Natural Highs

  1. Am I At-Risk? Become High on Life
  2. Take the self-assessment "Am I a Risk-Taker?"

8 Quiz

  1. Drug-Free Workplace: Employee Education Quiz
  2. How did you do?
  3. 2nd Quiz
  4. How did you do?
  5. 3rd Quiz
  6. Did you do better this time?
  7. How did you do?

9 9. Complete

Congratulations! You have passed this course. We would appreciate your response to the poll.

  1. Please select any of the following that apply:
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