Drug Impairment and Behavior Recognition for Education Professionals

LET455 - 16.00 Hours

Description

DIBREP PictureRecognizing the signs and symptoms of individuals under the influence of drugs is important to ensure the safety and health of students and education professionals. This Drug Impairment and Behavior Recognition for Education Professionals (DIBREP) course is designed to provide administrators, counselors, teachers, and school nurses with tools and training necessary to recognize and document drug/alcohol impairment in students.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for Alcohol and Drug Use Awareness for Law Enforcement #2085.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence at (800) 423-8433 or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

DIBREP PictureRecognizing the signs and symptoms of individuals under the influence of drugs is important to ensure the safety and health of students and education professionals. This Drug Impairment and Behavior Recognition for Education Professionals (DIBREP) course is designed to provide administrators, counselors, teachers, and school nurses with tools and training necessary to recognize and document drug/alcohol impairment in students.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for Alcohol and Drug Use Awareness for Law Enforcement #2085.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

How drugs work in the body +How state laws and school policies affect educator contact with impaired students +Role of drugs in society +Signs and assessment of Impairment

Suggested Audience

Education Professionals including:
  • Teachers
  • Aides
  • Administrators
  • Nurses
  • Counselors
  • School-based law enforcement officers

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Texas Nurses Association+Texas Education Agency (TEA)
  • Other Information

    • If paying by purchase order or check please fill out the required registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788.
    • This activity has been submitted to the Texas Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Texas Nurses Association - Approver is accredited with distinction as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

    Contact Information

    Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
    Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

    Resources

    Payment Options
    • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
    • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
    • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

    Related Courses

    SSS100+SSS101+SSS140+SSS141

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