The PROFAN 2.0 provincial program offers free one day training courses for people involved in the community sector, and for users of their services, their families and friends who are likely to be confronted with opioid overdose situations and wish to acquire the means to respond.
These Coping with Opioid Overdosestraining courses are also available in French and in an adapted version for Indigenous realities.
From October 5, 2020 to March 18, 2021,the PROFAN 2.0 program will be deployed in 16 health regions in Quebec.
Considering the recent developments regarding Quebec health context, the trainings scheduled January and February 9, 2021 are postponed. Regardless, we invite you to register for future trainings taking place in your health region.
The training is mainly intended for people involved in the Quebec community sector who are likely to be confronted with opioid overdose situations and who wish to develop the necessary skills to identify situations of risk of overdose and be equipped to deal with them.
Following the training day, participants will be able to take a coordinated approach to prevent and manage opioid overdoses and to respond quickly and appropriately to overdose situations and reduce the related deaths.
Individuals wishing to register must complete the online form. Please note that it is also possible for a group leader to register several people at the same time. A confirmation of registration with details of the training will be sent by email.
People who wish to register can do so by phone at 514 910-1880 or by filling out the online form. Please note that it is also possible for a group leader to register several people at once. Registrants will receive a confirmation of registration with details of the training by phone or email.