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CCAPP invites you to become a Registered Alcohol and Drug Technician (RADT)        

Although you are still obtaining the education and experience you will need to advance in your profession, becoming a Registered Alcohol and Drug Technician (RADT) with CCAPP will give you instant recognition with employers and colleagues. Registering with CCAPP demonstrates your commitment to quality and your goal of becoming CCAPP certified!

 

Requirements for RADT initial application:

“Employers want me to be registered, but becoming a Registered Alcohol and Drug Technician (RADT) is more than just a requirement for the job - it’s a commitment to reaching my certification goals. Being registered with CCAPP has opened doors I never knew existed. They want me to succeed as much as I do!”

Do you want to get certified sooner?

Check out CCAPP’s terrific offerings of online classes.… they’re convenient, inexpensive and CCAPP-approved!

  • Completion of an approved nine-hour Orientation Course consisting of ethics, professional boundaries, and confidentiality
  • Completed RADT Application
  • Signed CCAPP Code of Conduct for Credentialed Alcohol and Drug Professionals
  • Signed State of California AOD Counselor Code of Conduct
  • Signed RADT Scope of Practice
  • Copy of Driver's License
  • Payment of $40 due if nine-hour course not completed through CCAPP (fee waived if nine-hour course completed through CCAPP)
  • If you would like to take the nine-hour course through CCAPP, click here

Requirements for RADT renew application:

  • Completed RADT renewal application
  • Completion of three hours in ethics and confidentiality
  • Signed CCAPP Code of Conduct for Credentialed Alcohol and Drug Professionals
  • Signed State of California AOD Counselor Code of Conduct
  • Signed RADT Scope of Practice
  • Payment of $40 due annually

 *If RADT status expired more than 30 days, applicant must complete all initial renewal requirements and submit with $40 renewal fee and a $29 late fee = $69

How to transfer your registration:

To transfer your registration from another organization using our online application, click "transfer my registration." *

 *This does not extend the five-year registry limitation imposed by the Department of Health Care Services.

Important things you need to know about the RADT application:

  • As of March 1, 2014, all individuals applying for registration to become a drug and alcohol counselor in California, prior to registering with any certifying organization, must complete a nine-hour orientation course consisting of three hours each of ethics, professional boundaries, and confidentiality approved by the certifying organization issuing the registration. 
  • The nine hours of education specified in the orientation course shall not count toward fulfillment of the minimum 315 hours of alcohol and other drug education required to become certified with CCAPP.
  • Applying to be a Registered Alcohol and Drug Technician (RADT) does not include Membership; Membership is separate from registration - for more information on becoming a CCAPP Member, please click here.
  • State of California regulations requires that registrants become certified within five years of issue of registration. 
  • CCAPP welcomes transfers! Please have a copy of your previous registration ready to upload with your application.


 

Feel free to request more information, by visiting our using our information request form.

 

To submit a hardcopy application, please click here to download, complete, and submit to the office.

Click here to begin Registered Alcohol & Drug Technician Application


 

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