Training and Resources

Stay up-to-date with the latest prevention training and educational opportunities:

Coming Soon! Refer to the Home Page for PSCBW sponsored training and educational opportunities.


Below are training and educational opportunities offered through other organizations (2020):


PTTC Learning

PTTC offers webinars throughout the year!  Click here to learn more.


Prevention Solutions


Course: "Introduction to Substance Abuse Prevention"

Available online at

Cost: $89.

REQUIRED prior to all WA/NA-SAPST participants to take the course

Additional Information: 2 of the 5 hours will qualify as drug education for certification. 

Check out Prevention Solutions for more online learning opportunities here

Online Resources:

The above are usually a good source for prevention professional training and education; however, they may offer training and continuing education unrelated to those needed for the Certified Prevention Professional and Associate Prevention Professional credentials. 


Please refer to the following list (revised 4/2020), which shows samples of trainings and continuing education accepted in the past: Guidelines for Acceptable Trainings_RevisedMay2016.doc (Word) and Guidelines for Acceptable Trainings_RevisedMay2016.pdf (Adobe PDF). 

For online/distance learning Drug Education resources, please see the following possibilities:

Since these lists are not exhaustive, the PSCBW would appreciate being notified about other sources by going to the Contact Us page.

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