Harm Reduction Trainings
National Harm Reduction Coalition facilitates trainings around the country. We open our virtual doors to individuals and teams seeking training on important evidence-based harm reduction strategies.
Join a Training
Our public training sessions are open to all who wish to attend. Whether you’re part of a community-based or harm reduction organization, or you’re an individual who loves people who use drugs and want to learn how to support them, we invite you to join us.
During COVID-19, we are supplementing our in-person trainings with virtual workshops and webinars.
- 6Foundational Fridays – Syringe Access 10112:00 pm - 2:00 pmThis 2 -hour webinar is a part of our Foundational Fridays Series taking place every Friday from 12 – 2pm ET, from April 2022 – June 2022. This webinar focuses on the basics of syringe access. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to: Describe the need for syringe access with an evidence-based p , ...Local Time:May 06 2022 |12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
- 13Foundational Fridays – Drugs 10112:00 pm - 2:00 pmThis 2 -hour webinar is a part of our Foundational Fridays Series every Friday from noon – 2 pm from April 2022-June 2022. This webinar focuses on basic knowledge about the drugs that are commonly used by participants in Syringe Service Programs (SSPs). We will review basic information about how drugs are used, why the , ...Local Time:May 13 2022 |12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
- 20Foundational Fridays – Overdose 10112:00 pm - 2:00 pmThis 2 -hour webinar is a part of our Foundational Fridays Series taking place every Friday from noon – 2 pm from April 2022 – June 2022. This webinar focuses on basic knowledge of overdose prevention with a large focus on opioid overdose. We will include discussions on preventing, identifying, responding, and pr , ...Local Time:May 20 2022 |12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
- 27Foundational Fridays – Outreach 10112:00 pm - 2:00 pmThis 2-hour webinar is a part of our Foundational Fridays Series taking place every Friday from noon – 2 pm from April 2022-June 2022. This webinar focuses on the basics of outreach. We will review basic information about how to keep you and your coworkers safe during outreach as well as discuss best practices and meth , ...Local Time:May 27 2022 |12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Real People. Real Knowledge. Real Experience.
The training team is overflowing with knowledge and lived experience and a commitment to share and help you grow. Most team members contribute to training services — facilitating, preparing training materials, researching, and offering organizational support.
Raise Your Knowledge Any Time — Anywhere
Making harm reduction strategies widely accessible is among our top priorities. Our online learning center offers a series of courses that cover the fundamentals of harm reduction. These self-paced modules are available anytime, anywhere.
If you’re ready for Harm Reduction 101, check out the learning center.
Looking for More Training Options?
Want a harm reduction expert to train your team? We deliver virtual trainings to companies and organizations. Learn about our training & capacity building services.
Harm Reduction Implementation Guides
Sometimes you just need a blueprint to follow. We’ve condensed twenty-five years of learnings from leading and supporting harm reduction programs into these powerful guides.
If you’re launching a syringe service or naloxone distribution project, check out these manuals for step-by-step implementation training.