Stanford’s Vaping Prevention Course

Vaping Prevention: A Self-Paced Online Course

Stanford University developed a Vaping Prevention Course—a free, vaping prevention course to use for teaching and/or to assign to students to do on their own.

Instructions

Educators should download the instruction/lesson plan and decide which version of the course (open or linear) that they want to assign students.

Purpose

Provide students with an opportunity to learn about the following in a remote-learning environment:

  1. the health risks of using e-cigarettes/vapes, including Juul and Puff Bar
  2. the increased risk of severe COVID-19 infection for those using e-cigarettes/vapes
  3. the marketing tactics used by nicotine companies to target young people, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic