Vaping Prevention: A Self-Paced Online Course

A free, vaping prevention course to use for teaching and/or to assign to students to do on their own


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


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




Screenshot of the Course

Branching Out

Here are some resources to assist you as you empower young people to go or stay vape-free and smoke-free.


Going Smoke-free or Vape-free

Read more about benefits of going smoke- or vape-free during the COVID-19 pandemic. Also, find a list of cessation resources.

E-Cigarette Curriculum

Check out this educational module containg PowerPoints and activities all on the harms of using e-cigarettes/vapes.

Toolkit Sample Curriculum

Want more curriculum for remote teaching? Check out this 1-session sample curriculum containing activities such as Kahoot.

Vaping Prevention Videos

Watch videos on YouTube of the Toolkit team presenting slides and information on the harms of using e-cigarettes/vapes.