Many people ask about us about certification, credentialing, and what comes after completing the RCA and other CCAR training programs. There are many different answers to all these questions, depending in where you live and what your goals are.
Currently the CCAR Training Programs are able to be used towards certification in many states, however, we implore you to seek guidance from your local certification board to find out exactly what the requirements are for certification. In many cases, the training aspect is just ONE requirement. And, the Recovery Coach Academy is just one training that is required. Although you get 30 CEUs for attending, most certifications boards require additional hours, in Ethics and/or other topics in order to round out your training.
There are three routes that we know about, and hope you will find information below to help you: