This training is intended for substance use prevention professionals in Texas.
The Prevention Specialist Exam Preparation Course will assist in preparing participants to study for and subsequently take the prevention specialist exam. This course covers the requirements and application process to become a Certified Prevention Specialist. The workshop presenters will discuss the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC), authors of the exam, how the exam was developed, and how it is conducted. The workshop will cover the domains and tasks covered in the new exam, study resources, the types of questions that are on the exam and tips for studying and taking the exam. This course will NOT cover exam content.
1) Be knowledgeable about the requirements to become a Certified Prevention Specialist
2) Be familiar with the structure and the content of the exam
3) Be acquainted with the types of questions on the exam
4) Be able to locate resources to help in preparation for the exam
Continuing Education Hours: Participants who complete the whole training and complete a training evaluation are eligible to receive 3.0 CE Hours
This CPS Prep training is virtual, occurring live over Zoom. All participants are expected to fully engage in the training, which calls for reliable internet connection and use of a webcam. Participants do not need a Zoom account to attend the training – you may attend through any internet browser option if you do not want to download the app.
You must submit a registration and be approved to attend (you will receive an email approving or denying your registration).
Please direct any questions about this training to TPT via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by calling 1-888-878-0865.