Online Poison Prevention Training Program
We strongly encourage you to take our online training program if you’re ordering materials for your home and/or to share with your community! This free course covers important information about the Poison Center’s services and how to prevent poisoning.
Minnesota child care providers, EMS personnel, and nurses: This online training was designed to meet 2 in-service hours for child care providers, 2.0 NREMT Individual Competency Requirement (ICCR) hours, and 2.4 contact hours for continuing nursing education activity (50 minutes = 1 contact hour). Upon finishing the course, you will receive an electronic certificate of completion for your record-keeping!
Download Information in PDF Format
You have permission to reprint and/or reformat information sheets, articles, or other content from this website as long as the number 1-800-222-1222 is prominently displayed and the Poison Help logo, if used, remains unaltered.
The following materials are available for download in PDF format. If you don’t have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you may click here for a free download.
- Quick Prevention Tips
- Carbon Monoxide
- Mercury Clean Up Guidelines for the Home
- Fluorescent Bulb Mercury Clean up Guidelines
- Poisonous Plants-Prevention and Exposure Tips
- Plant Guide List
- Household Checklist
- 10 Questions to ask your doctor
- Common drug interactions
- Personal Medication Record
- Seniors Brochure
Poison Prevention Material
- Ask First – Teenagers
- Get Your Glasses
- Keep Her Safe
- Know Your Poison Center
- Many Faces
- Medication Mistakes
- Plants Can Poison
Poison prevention brochures and videos in various languages are available below and can be used to prevent exposures to hazardous substances, promote awareness of poison prevention, and increase utilization of the Poison Center’s services.
If you are interested in ordering free magnets in Spanish, please contact PoisonHelp@hcmed.org.