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Drug Identification: NCTC


The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, New Jersey State Police, and Union County Prosecutor’s Office will be sponsoring a two-day training program titled “Drug Identification.” The Northeast Counterdrug Training Center (NCTC), part of the National Guard Counterdrug Schools Program, will deliver the training.

COST: There is no cost to attend this seminar.

DESCRIPTION:
The course will educate and supply information regarding the preliminary field identification of illegal and diverted legal drugs, as well as associated paraphernalia to law enforcement personnel. The course should serve as a tool and aid in the identification drugs, aimed at the reduction of usage and illicit sales. The course provides for definitions of basic drug terminology and the scheduling of drugs based on Controlled Substance ACT (CSA). Information will be provided on the chemical make-up of controlled substances as well as the manner in which they are produced for human consumption. This course of instruction will describe the manner in which the controlled substances are introduced into the human body and physical reactions caused by the use of dangerous controlled substances.

TARGET AUDIENCE:
This course is for all levels of law enforcement including corrections and military.

REGISTRATION:
Spaces are limited and preregistration is required. To register, please visit the Northeast Counterdrug Training Center’s website at www.counterdrug.org.  Click on “Registration” under “Training”, click on “Click Here To Register for Courses”, scroll to find the training that you would like to register for, click on the training, scroll & click desired location & date, click on that, click “Select”, then click “Register”. Log in or if you are a new user create an account and register using the course dates. If you have questions, please contact NCTC at (717) 861-6417.