The CAS Certification and Registration Forms and Resources are available by clicking on the appropriate link below.
20 hours of continuing education per year will be accepted for CAS Certification renewal
3 hours Ethics and Confidentiality is required every year
Online Continuing Education is acceptable for all 20 hours required.
Continuing education must be in the areas of TAP 21 Addiction Counseling Competencies.
First Aid and CPR are not acceptable continuing education for CAS Renewal.
If you have any questions regarding your CAS Certification contact:
Acceptance of Education Program
The applicant shall complete a minimum of 155 documented hours of formal classroom Alcohol and other Drug education, which shall include the following subjects:
This is to inform you that all of the approved certifying organizations have agreed to the attached minimum code of ethics, and the ADP will use this when investigating complaints starting September 1, 2009. CAS will continue to use its higher standard and registered and certified CAS counselors will be held to this standard.