Cracks in the Ice webinar: Supporting frontline workers with information and resources about crystal meth

October 2018

As part of the ongoing Cracks in the Ice webinar series, NCETA’s Allan Trifonoff and Roger Nicholas are presenting a free one-hour webinar on Wednesday 17 October 2018 about crystal methamphetamine and strategies and resources to support frontline workers.

Cracks in the Ice is an Australian Government funded online toolkit providing evidence-based and up-to date information and resources about crystal methamphetamine.

NCETA’s free and comprehensive online Ice: Training for Frontline Workers is standalone resource that, to date, has attracted approximately 11,800 health, peer, welfare and justice frontline workers from around Australia. It is also featured in the health professionals’ section of Cracks in the Ice toolkit and forms the basis for the webinar.

The webinar is particularly relevant for frontline workers, health professionals and peer workers. Attendees will be provided with information about:

  • How crystal methamphetamine affects people and communities
  • Worker safety and preventing, managing and recovering from crystal methamphetamine-related critical incidents
  • The impacts of using crystal methamphetamine with alcohol and other drugs
  • Communicating with and supporting people who use crystal methamphetamine
  • Prevention and intervention strategies for crystal methamphetamine use
  • Organisational responses to the use of crystal methamphetamine.

Check the following times to find out when the webinar will be held at your location:

12:00 – 1:00 pm AEDT (NSW, Vic, Tas & ACT)
11:30 am to 12:30 pm CDT (SA)
11:00 am – 12:00 pm AEST (Qld)
10:30 am – 11:30 am ACST (NT)
9:00 am – 10:00 am AWST (WA).

Click here at Cracks in the Ice to register for the webinar. After registration, attendees will be sent a confirmation email with instructions about joining the webinar.