DEA 360 Strategy Drug Prevention Training
Thursday, October 20, 2016 8:35 AM
On Wednesday, September 21, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announced Louisville as the fourth city in America to take part in a comprehensive
law enforcement and prevention “360 Degree Strategy” to assist cities dealing with the heroin and prescription drug abuse epidemic. As part of this
strategy and in conjunction the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Kentucky, the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and the Benevolent and
Protective Order of Elks you are cordially invited to attend a DEA 360 Strategy Drug Prevention “Train-the-Trainer” briefing held at one of two locations
on November 1 and 2.
The training, designed by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, is intended to:
Teach those in your organization and other stakeholders in the community how to conduct a drug prevention presentation
- Provide instruction on how to train others within your agency or organization to give a drug prevention presentation
- Provide a Powerpoint slide deck and other supporting materials from which to make a drug prevention presentation
At the conclusion of the training, each attendee will have the knowledge, tools and confidence to train others to conduct both a general drug prevention
presentation, as well as a more specific heroin and opioid abuse presentation for schools, community organizations, businesses, faith-based groups and
countless other venues.
Sessions are scheduled as
Session 1: Tuesday, November 1, from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the U.S. Attorney’s Office located at 717 W. Broadway, Louisville
Session 2: Wednesday, November 2 from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at the Elks Lodge located at 904 Ormsby Lane, Louisville
Due to seating capacity, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, October 28. For those that RSVP, additional information regarding location and parking will be provided. Please feel free to
contact DEA Assistant Special Agent in Charge Tom Gorman (502-376-9028) with any questions.