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Chemical Dependency Professional - Alternative Training
Award type: Certificate of Proficiency
Whatcom Community College

Program Details
Program Overview for Chemical Dependency Professional - Alternative Training
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Whatcom Community College
Program website
Program contact
Entry & Advising
(360) 383-3080
Program description
An alternative training program as a substance use disorder professional (formerly chemical dependency professional) for those currently holding licensure in Washington state as: an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, a marriage and family therapist, mental health counselor, advanced social worker, or independent clinical social worker, Psychologist, Osteopathic Physician, Osteopathic Physician Assistant, Physician, or Physician Assistant.
Financial Information
Average $670/qtr, including tuition, books, fees, etc.
Tuition per credit
$120 (online)
Total program tuition
$2,010 - including tution, books, fees, etc.
$20/qtr (bus pass), $6.32/credit (rec fee)
Books and materials
No text required
Supplies, tools, uniform
$50 (general academic supplies)
Program Information
Length of training
9 months (part-time)
Award type
Certificate of Proficiency
Locations offered
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Public transportation service: Whatcom Transportation Authority

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Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlineno
Certification/license required to work in this field
Chemical Dependency Professional
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided