Cannabidiol - CBD as it is commonly referred to - is one of the many chemicals found in marijuana and hemp and is a topic of much confusion. Created with businesses and their employees in mind, this 22-minute course will arm viewers with a baseline understanding of CBD from which to discuss its impact on employees and their jobs, as well as how to approach any policy and operation changes (as needed). This course aims to clear up the confusion by answering questions such as What is CBD? How is CBD used? Is CBD legal? Is CBD safe? Will CBD show up on a drug test? Downloadable resources are included in this course. DISCLAIMER The content of these materials is meant for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. As such, it should not be used as a substitute for consultation with a legal professional or other competent advisor. Please contact a licensed attorney to obtain advice with respect to any legal issue discussed in these materials or regarding a situation specific to your business.
A Drug-Free Workplace Program is intended to keep employees safe and prevent loss for the company. Education and Training is key to a successful program. This course helps the attendee/supervisor understand: ■ the motivation behind developing a DFWP ■ the basic “do’s” and “don’ts” of program implementation ■ the process & reliability of drug/alcohol testing ■ the signs & symptoms of possible substance use/abuse, how to confront such issues and how to make a referral for reasonable suspicion (if appropriate) ■ the procedure for handling “tips”
A Drug-Free Workplace Program is intended to keep employees safe and prevent loss for the company. Education and Training is key to a successful program. This course helps the attendee/employee understand: ■ the impact of substance abuse on an employee and their workplace ■ specific dynamics about commonly abused drugs ■ the signs, symptoms & progression of the disease of addiction ■ the process & reliability of drug/alcohol testing ■ how employees’ rights are protected ■ the specifics of seeking assistance and appropriate resources ■ includes supplemental materials and resources for additional information
A Dose of Reality is a free online training course that is designed for anyone who is involved in and/or wants to learn more about Drug-Free Workplaces. For more information about Drug-Free Workplaces, view other titles by this same author (When Drinking Becomes a Drag, Supervisor Training: Essentials and Employee Education: Essentials)
A Drug-Free Workplace Program is intended to keep employees safe and prevent loss for the company. Education and Training is key to a successful program. This course helps the attendee/employee understand alcohol and: ■ Why it becomes a problem ■ Abuse vs. Addiction ■ How problems develop ■ What treatment looks like ■ Signs of a problem ■ How to prevent problems This course also includes a downloadable handout to help employees discover more about your organization’s specific program.