Florida Certification Board Official Requirements PDF Portfolio's Below
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Most students complete (25 cr. - 360 hrs.) of addiction counseling educational requirements in as little as 12 months.
Education at AFAD is accepted by all
International & National Boards for Addiction Professionals.
*Specialty Course take less time and depends which Specialty Courses you're taking!
Official Certification Requirements Provided by
The Florida Certification Board.
If you live in a different state or country
please check with your board and
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for our review.
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The Academy for Addictive Disorders works together with the State Board of Addictions Professionals to keep our educational curriculum to its highest standards, and our faculty continue working in their chosen fields so they can deliver innovative & relevant education to the student body.
Florida Certification Board.
1715 S. Gadsden St.
Tallahassee, FL 32301
FAX: (850) 222-6247