HRVic provide expert training
by and for people with lived experience of substance use
and for the people who care for and work with us.
All HRVic Workshops and Training are bespoke and are tailored to your individual or your service or organisation's needs.
With the onset and continuation of COVID 19, everything has changed or is in the process of changing. As we learned long ago with prohibition, some things don't alter no matter what restrictions are put into place and as such we need to keep doing what we do. Connect, communicate, educate, empower, provide access to new equipment and up to date health resources and information, motivate, activate, advocate and mediate.
Harm Reduction Victoria is evolving.We have started to offer some of our more urgently needed training online. We are working on being able to offer all of our training in some form digitally as well as face to face (f2f) when we are able to do so again. We usually book our workshops on a 'first in, first served' basis, but obviously our online sessions will have some set dates. These will be advertised prior to the sessions via our digital outlets-social media sites, website etc.
Public Sessions will take place on Zoom for now and we can organise to use Teams or Skype if need be for staff training.
For individuals who request some anonymity, we can try to offer alternatives.
If your organisation or service would like to offer any of these workshops to your clients or your staff, please contact the Health Promotion Team at HRVic via or by clicking here .
We are currently updating the HRVic Workshop/Training catalogue for 2021 and beyond
Live ONLINE NALOXONE TRAINING
The online Naloxone Training is delivered as a stand alone workshop but if requested, can be combined with our D.O.P.E -Opiate Overdose training.
This workshop focuses on how to recognise the signs of opioid overdose and how to respond using naloxone in all it's forms- injectable single dose ampoules, injectable multi dose (in one syringe) Prenoxad or single dose nasal spray Nyxoid.
HRVic’s naloxone training differs from other naloxone training in that we insist on providing participants with our HRVic naloxone kits at the end of the training session.
Currently we are using Zoom to do this online training. If you are not sure how to use Zoom or what it is, click HERE for instructions and more info. Its super easy.
OUR NEXT SESSION:
Topic: Naloxone Online
Time: COMING SOON.
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