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Advanced Drug Impairment Overview


  • Workplace Qualified Observer Training
  • This course costs $150 per student, with a 10-student minimum.

This is an eight-hour class designed to help train workplace supervisors to recognize, identify and understand the signs of impairment related to alcohol, drugs or a combination of both, within the civilian workplace.

Participants will receive:

  • All instruction included with the Introductory Drug Awareness Training 
  • Specific indications, signs, and symptoms of impairment for each of the seven categories of impairing drugs. 
  • Video examples of drug impairment in each category.]  
  •  Focused instruction of how legalized recreational marijuana may affects workplace safety. 
  •  Instruction and practice using the “OID” strategy of workplace drug impairment observation. Participants will learn and practice observing certain workplace behaviors; learn and practice how to inquire with workers about unusual behavior; and learn and practice how to document such observations using OID documentation sheets.
  • Overview of chemical testing for drug presence.


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