Sheriff's Office hosts free pharmacy safety training - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Sheriff's Office hosts free pharmacy safety training

SPOKANE, Wash. - A pharmacy safety and security training course will be offered free of charge to local pharmacists and their employees May 12th in the Sheriff's Training Center, 10319 E. Appleway in Spokane Valley.

There is no fee to attend the class which runs from 7:30 to 9 p.m., and no pre-registration is required.  Interested parties need only show up!

The free course is presented by Purdue Pharma L.P. and will provide local pharmacists with information they need to protect themselves and their customers against the ever-increasing threat of pharmacy robbery.

Information presented in this 90-minute session will benefit both employees and customers and increase their chances of both avoiding pharmacy robberies and surviving one should it occur.

Persons interested in additional information about the training can call Deputy John Oliphant at 509-477-3211.

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