Continuing Education for Alcohol and Drug Counselors in Idaho

CE requirements for ID alcohol and drug counselors (ACADC, CADC):

  • Twenty (20) hours of continuing education (CE) every year, including 2 hours of professional ethics
  • Ethics courses cannot be earned online.

CE Approvals: The Idaho Licensing Board of Alcohol/Drug Counselor Certification accepts courses provided by NAADAC approved providers. is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460.

ID professional counselors can earn eighteen (18) of their continuing education credits online through View the course catalog at

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the ID continuing education regulations, go to

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