MCTC Course Catalog
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Micro Labs: Fentanyl, One Pot, BHO & Synthetic Hazards and Handling

This course is restricted to US military, law enforcement personnel, and emergency responders. 

There is no cost to attend this training.

Course Description
This course is designed to introduce law enforcement officers to the chemistry of domestic micro drug labs in order to better understand the processes and the hazards associated with these labs. This course shall cover safety practices, including the use of various engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment (PPE) hazard controls, to protect law enforcement who handle, sample and dismantle these drug labs.

Topics Included

-History and national trends of BHO, Fentanyl, and One-Pot meth labs
-Drug Trafficking Organization involvement in micro labs
-Techniques of manufacturing
-Environmental hazards of manufacturing processes
-Variations of the different micro labs
-Chemistry of each process
-Assessment and dismantling procedures
-Safety procedures
-Sample and waste packaging and transportation
-Live demonstration of drug production for one of the following: One-Pot meth, BHO, or Fentanyl

Course Length
Micro Labs: Fentanyl, One Pot, BHO and Synthetic Hazards and Handling is a two day (16 hour) course.

There are no prerequisites to attend this course.

This event is offered on the following dates

Micro Labs: Fentanyl, One Pot, BHO, and Synthetic Hazards and Handling
Monday, October 30, 2023 - Wednesday, November 1, 2023
Springfield, IL - Illinois State Police Academy

Midwest Counterdrug Training Center
7105 NW 70th Bldg 3585  Johnston, IA 50131
1-800-803-6532 (commercial), 431-4756 (DSN), 515-727-3613 (Fax)