Response to Illicit Drug Labs
Available from Emergency Film Group
This program provides meth lab response training for emergency personnel who may encounter a clandestine drug lab during routine calls, or who may be involved in taking down a lab. It is an ideal resource for law enforcement, hazmat teams, EMS, and other emergency personnel. Topics covered include:
•Where illicit drug labs are found
•Clues to the presence of a drug lab
•Physical and hazard properties of methamphetamine
•The 3 potential conditions of an illegal lab
•How meth is processed and manufactured
•How to organize a drug lab raid
•Handling the criminal aspects of a drug lab
•Running time: 27 minutes
A special bonus segment, "Hazmat for Meth Labs" examines processes used in the manufacture of meth, also the hazard properties of chemicals often found at meth labs. Running time: 8 minutes.
Also included in the package is a 120-slide Power Point presentation that can be customized by the instructor for use during a training seminar.