• Professional Competencies in Substance Abuse Prevention

    The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and the Center for Applied Research Solutions (CARS) are pleased to announce the launching of the NO-COST Community Prevention Initiative (CPI) Professional Competencies in Substance Abuse Prevention online training series.

    • The following link is to purchase optional Continuing Education Hours for the CPI Professional Competency Online Courses.

      • Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) Competency Series Continuing Education Hours (8 CE Hours)
      • Prevention 101: Key Concepts in Prevention Series Continuing Education Hours (2 CEU Hours)
      • Ethics in Substance Use Disorder Prevention Continuing Education Units (3 CEU Hours)

      Continuing Education Hours are offered by the Center for Applied Research Solutions (CARS) for a processing fee of $25.00 or $35.00. CARS is an approved provider for: CCAPP #4N-08-923-0722, CA Board of Registered Nurses #CEP16303, and CAMFT #131736. CARS Continuing Education Refund Policy: No refunds will be issued after the certificate has been issued.