NAADAC Approved Education Provider

The program offers four flexible options to organizations and individual trainers who wish to apply for Providership status:

Unlimited Training for Two Years

This option applies to organizations, educational institutions or individuals who are experienced training providers and offer three or more workshops/conferences/courses/independent study programs per two-year period. This includes a single program that will be presented multiple times. The fee for this level of approval is $600 for two (2) years, $400 of which is a non-refundable processing fee.

Academic Institution: Unlimited Training for Two Years

This option applies to regionally or nationally accredited colleges or universities that offer twelve or more credits (semester or quarter hours) of addiction-related courses within an undergraduate and/or graduate degree program.  The fee for this level of approval is $800 for two years, $200 of which is a non-refundable processing fee.

Single Training Event

This option applies to organizations, educational institutions or individuals who are experienced training providers and are offering only one (or are requesting approval for only one) training event; for example, an organization’s annual conference. An independent study course is not considered a single training event. The approval status is only active for three months after the event date to allow for issuing or reissuing of certificates. The fee for this level of approval is $200, all of which is a non-refundable processing fee.

Co-Sponsored Single Training Event

Designed for current NAADAC Approved Education Providers cosponsoring a single training event with another experienced training provider. All Cosponsored events must be approved outside of a current NAADAC Approved Education Providership. The fee for this level of approval is $200 per event, all of which is a non-refundable processing fee.


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