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Drugs of Abuse

Drugs of Abuse

Drugs of Abuse

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Industry Specialist
on behalf of Quantum Units Education

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Launch date: 01 Feb 2018
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Last updated: 23 Aug 2018

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This course is intended to give an overview of the most commonly abused drugs. It begins with an explanation of the Controlled Substances Act, how it is used, and the substances listed on the five Schedules. It covers the five classes of drugs regulated by the CSA, including the origin of each drug, its street name(s), information about what it looks like, how it is used, its mental and physical effects, and its legal status.

*Illinois ICB Credit for Counselor I, Preventionist I, CARS I, MISA I, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS II, MAATP I, NCRS I, CFPP II

Ohio CDPB approved for Certified Prevention Specialist Assistant, Certified Prevention Specialist, Certified Prevention Consultant for Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor II, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor for R1 Credit

*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal.

Illinois Specific Approvals: Counselor I, Preventionist I, CARS I, MISA I, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS II, MAATP I, NCRS I, CFPP II


On completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
1. Be able to answer most questions about the regulation of drugs by the Controlled Substances Act.

2. Be able to talk credibly with users, care givers, and others about the drugs covered in the course.

3. Know what people are talking about when they use street names for these drugs.

4. Know something about the mental and physical effects of each drug covered in the course.

5. Know and be able to talk with others about the effects of an overdose of any of these drugs.
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Industry Specialist
on behalf of Quantum Units Education

Quantum Units Education began in 2005 with a vision: to be a company with a conscience. Quantum Units Education is not your ordinary CE provider. What this means is simple: we strive to give back. We are grateful for the opportunity we have been given to help others. We want to pay it forward in caring for the environment and our community - which includes each and every customer that crosses our path. We are all in relationship with each other and with our planet. Let us think bigger, take action that creates lasting change, be innovative with our use of green technologies, engage with like-minded partners and move responsibly in our global community.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 7.00 Hours
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • 7.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70

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