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Substance Abuse Counselor-Assistant, CSC



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Length: 24 credits

Purpose: The career studies certificate (CSC) program in Substance Abuse Counselor-Assistant is designed to fulfill the necessary educational requirements to attain the Virginia Certified Substance Abuse Counselor Assistant (CSAC-A) credential. This career studies certificate meets the specified statutory requirements for didactic training.  In addition to completing the CSC, students must also pass the Virginia State Constructed CSAC-A exam to earn the Virginia Certified Substance Abuse Counselor Assistant (CSAC-A) credential.

Occupational Objectives: Students who complete the program may be qualified for employment in a variety of positions related to substance use disorders, including:

Substance Abuse Counselor- Assistant

Substance Use Disorder Case Manager

Family Services Specialist Assistant

Social Services Liaison

Case Management Aide

Client Advocate

Social Services Para-professional

Total Credits: 24


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