Training & Events

Ethics in Prevention: A Guide For Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

Jan 01, 1970 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


This online course addresses the role and application of ethics in substance abuse prevention. Using cases and interactive activities, participants will explore the six standards in the Prevention Code of Ethics and learn to use a 4-step decision-making process to assess, address, and evaluate a range of ethical issues. In addition, five discussion forums, facilitated by an experienced course moderator, provide opportunities for participants to apply lessons learned.

 What Does Participation Entail?

  • Logging on to the course website once a day, at your convenience, to review course material
  • Completing online activities designed to help you apply what you have learned
  • Participating in moderated, Web-based discussions (i.e., responding to discussion questions, reviewing the responses of fellow participants, and responding to at least one of their comments)


This course has been endorsed by the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC). Individuals who receive a passing grade on the course self-assessment (80% correct) and participate fully in the online discussion forum will receive a certificate for six hours of participation

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