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Education Details

Chemical Dependency Professional
Award type: Certificate
Whatcom Community College

Program Details
Program Overview for Chemical Dependency Professional
ETP eligible Click for more information on Eligible Training Provider
yes
School
Whatcom Community College
Program website
Program contact
Entry & Advising
(360) 383-3080
advise@whatcom.edu
Program description
This program prepares students to counsel individuals and families with substance use disorders as a substance use disorder professional (formerly chemical dependency professional) in Washington. Courses are designed to meet the topics specific to alcohol and drug addicted individuals required by the Washington Administrative Code (246-811-030). This certificate is for students with a prior degree (associate, bachelor, master).
Financial Information
Tuition
Average $1,570/qtr (WA resident), including tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.
Tuition per credit
WA resident $113.59 (1-10 credits) $53.26 (11-18 credits) $96.53 (19+ credits)
Total program tuition
$7,750 (WA resident), including tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.
Fees
$25 program application fee
Books and materials
Average 105/qtr
Supplies, tools, uniform
Average $50/qtr (general academic supplies)
Program Information
Length of training
15 months
Award type
Certificate
Credits
65
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Whatcom Transportation Authority


some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
no
Offered onlinesome courses online
Certification/license required to work in this field
yes
Chemical Dependency Professional
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
no
Certification/license test preparation provided
no