Emerging Trends in Youth Vaping: What Schools Need to Know


Welcome to Emerging Trends in Youth Vaping: What Schools Need to Know, a 6-module, self-paced online program, developed for educators, Student Assistance Counselors, administrators, prevention specialists, and parents. Upon completing the series, participants will be able to:

    • Describe electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), also called e‑cigarettes: what they are and how they work
    • Discuss what is known and not known about the health effects of e‑cigarette use
    • Identify marketing strategies used by tobacco companies to make e‑cigarettes appealing to youth
    • Explain the basic concepts of addiction and how addiction affects the adolescent brain
    • Describe how e‑cigarettes may be used to consume marijuana concentrates and the consequences for adolescents
    • Access and use the RISAS Vaping Toolkit

This collection of six modules should take 2 hours to complete in its entirety and can be taken individually or as a series.

If you would like a certificate of completion, please take our pre-testContact hours and a certificate of completion are only available to individuals who complete each of the 6 e-learning modules and their accompanying pre-and post-test assessments.

If you have questions, please contact hdriscoll@risas.org

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