Tobacco Treatment Continuing Education

CTI’s Tobacco Treatment Education and Training Program offers trainings in special topics for those who are interested in continuing education in the field of tobacco and tobacco treatment. Please see below for current offerings.

Online Learning Modules: 

The Health Burdens of Tobacco and Nicotine Use: 0.5 Hours of CME Available

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The course is designed to address the health burdens of tobacco and nicotine use. There are four different modules that each focus on the health burdens of a different tobacco product.

Tobacco Products, Prevalence, Burden and Environmental Factors: 0.5 Hours of CME Available 

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This course uses interactive activities and quizzes to provide a thorough introduction to the topic.  In this course you will meet several characters that will introduce you tobacco products, prevalence of use, tobacco’s burden on specific populations and environment factors that contribute to use.

Tobacco Treatment Medications: 1 Hour of CME Available

The Training and Education Program offers two half-hour online courses about tobacco treatment medications. By completing both courses, participants can earn one hour of free CMEs.

1: Increasing Quit Success Using Tobacco Treatment Medications (.5 CMEs)

This course uses videos and quizzes to provide a thorough introduction to the topic. It follows two patients who want to use medications to quit, outlining prescription considerations, proper usage, contraindications and side effects.

2: Tobacco Treatment Medications – Myths vs. Facts (.5 CMEs) 

This course examines several myths – false or outdated beliefs – about tobacco treatment medications. Using quizzes, vignettes and interactive activities, the course provides factual information, including how you can apply it when working with clients or patients.

 

In additional to continuing education opportunities, CTI hosts a variety of Training Videos.