Safer Substance Use: Harm Reduction

Learn tools to reduce stigma toward people who use substances.

In this two-hour training, you'll learn:

  • about the harm reduction approach.
  • strategies for reducing harms related to substance and alcohol use.
  • to recognize and respond to overdose.
  • about stigma and the continuum of consumption and behaviour.

Register for training: 

All sessions will take place over Zoom, all times are in MST. This training is open to current students, faculty, and staff at the University of Calgary. 

Thursday, September 24 from 10am - 12pm

Tuesday, October 13 from 3pm - 5pm

Friday, November 13 from 1pm - 3pm

Wednesday, December 2 from 10am - 12pm 

If you have questions about our harm reduction training, please contact Yasmeen Nosshi at