MCTC Course Catalog
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Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opiates

Registration is restricted to US military and sworn law enforcement personnel. 

There is no cost to attend this training.

Course Description
The MCTC Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opiates course will increase the student’s ability and skills to correctly - and successfully through safety protocols - identify, detect and seize synthetic opiates.

Topics Covered
  • Overview of the history of opiates and synthetic opiates
  • Synthetic opiate recognition and variances (types)
  • Officer and public safety concerns
  • Opiate user recognition
  • Synthetic opiate paraphernalia and lab recognition
  • Regulatory handling requirements for synthetic opiates
  • Nalaxone/Narcan employment

Course Length 
Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opiates is a 1 Day (8 Hour) course. 

There are no prerequisites to attend Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opiates.

There are no scheduled classes available at this time.

MCTC provides on-site and mobile training of the highest quality at no cost to the student to all those involved in the fight against drug trafficking and substance abuse.

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