November 12-13, 2019 | Ignacio, CO | Classroom
Explore techniques to recognize drug influence when conducting home visits, search and seizure, or during other interactions with probationers. Develop the critical skills to recognize common paraphernalia and the signs and symptoms of persons under the influence of stimulants, hallucinogens, opiates, marijuana, alcohol, depressants, inhalants, and dissociative anesthetics through hands-on instruction.
**Drug Abuse Detection is being held on November 14, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm following the 2-day Drug Identification class. Please select both classes when you register or just the Drug ID class.** Please note: In order to take Drug Abuse Detection, you must take Drug Identification and Recognition as a pre-requisite. This hands-on training is specifically for law enforcement, probation/parole, EMS, fire, child protection services, and community personnel involved with juveniles(coaches and counselors) only. These trainings are approved by the US. Department of Justice.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: * Explain drug abuse and recognition systems * Identify signs and symptoms of an individual under the influence * Describe the impact of various drug combinations * Explain the physiology of drug abuse * List current drug trends
Southern Ute Museum Training Room 503 Ouray Dr Ignacio, CO 81137 (970) 563-9583
[Sky Ute Casino Resort](http://www.skyutecasino.com/) 14324 CO-172 Ignacio, CO 81137 Participants are responsible for lodging arrangements and costs.
Register for this following training! Drug Abuse Detection November 14, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Review the 7-step approach to drug influence and identification which includes pulse, horizontal gaze nystagmus, vertical nystagmus, lack of convergence, pupillary comparison, pupil reaction and Romberg stand. Gain understanding in how the eyes react to drug influence and the effects on the central nervous system. Practice what you have learned using hands-on activities. As a law enforcement or parole/probation officer, you will gain the skills you need to recognize impairment caused by the most abused drugs or alcohol in Indian Country.