Safer Substance Use: Harm Reduction

Learn tools to reduce stigma toward people who use substances.

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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. 

Wednesday, January 27

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 18

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Monday, March 8

4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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