Continuing Education for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors in South Carolina

Attention: Several states and disciplines have relaxed requirements regarding live / in person Continuing Education due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with your board to see the most current requirements.

CE requirements for SC alcohol and drug abuse counselors (CAC I, CAC II, CCS):

Certified Addiction Counselor I (CAC I)
Certified Addiction Counselor II (CAC II)
Certified Clinical Supervisor (CCS)

  • 40 contact hours, including 2 hours of ethics, every 2 years
  • 20 credits can be taken online

CE Approvals

The South Carolina Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors accepts courses from providers approved by NAADAC. is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460

South Carolina CAC and CCS can earn 20 of their CE credits online through

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State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the SC continuing education regulations, click the button below.

CE Requirements for South Carolina Addiction Counselors

Page last modified or reviewed by on Sep 28, 2020.

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