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Register Today for the Advanced PDMP Certificate Course ONLINE


The Advanced Prescription Drug Diversion Investigator PDMP Certificate Course ONLINE was created to meet law enforcement certification requirements established by Act 901 of 2015. This Act, which was supported by a coalition of health, medical, pharmaceutical, education and law enforcement professionals, allows law enforcement agencies that have successfully completed this prescription drug diversion certification course to have access to the Arkansas Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP).

The Criminal Justice Institute has developed the 8-hour Advanced Prescription Drug Diversion Investigator PDMP Certificate Online Course to meet all certification requirements. This course provides an overall understanding of prescription drug abuse issues as well as the effective and appropriate use of the Arkansas Prescription Drug Monitoring Program in drug diversion investigations. With access to the Arkansas PDMP, advanced prescription drug diversion investigators will be able to use the monitoring program to enhance their investigative capability.

TOPICS INCLUDE:
— Prescription Drug Diversion
— Investigating Diversion Cases
— Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and Arkansas Law Enforcement
— Ethical Considerations
— Certified Law Enforcement Prescription Drug Diversion Investigator’s Use of the Arkansas PDMP
— The Impact of Prescription Abuse in Arkansas

COURSE REQUIREMENTS:
Prior to access being granted to the Arkansas PDMP, Act 901 of 2015 requires that certification be completed by both the CEO of those agencies (Sheriff, Chief of Police, Drug Task Force Supervisor, Special Agent Supervisor in Charge), who would be responsible for the supervision of the Prescription Drug  Diversion Investigator’s access to and use of the PDMP in diversion investigations, AND certified law enforcement officers who are assigned by their agency to investigate prescription drug diversion.

Fall/Winter 2017 Class Dates:
August 18-28, September 15-25, October 13-23, November 10-20, December 8-18

​REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE ONLINE!

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Matt Modrak: 501-570-8060