Training for Recovery Professionals and Pastors

Need more training so you can more effectively help others or run a recovery group? Thinking about a career in the recovery field? These accredited facilities offer online as well as classroom training: (Make sure to scroll down this page, lots of information is here!)

RISE Professional Recovery Coach Program

    The Premier Online Certificate Program for Professional Addiction Recovery Coaching Act Now and get $500 in Tuition Assistance! This 90-Hour, Self-paced, Online Training Program Includes:

      Professional Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
      TWO Credentials: Certified Professional Recovery Coach and Certified Professional Coach
      You will be Certified to provide: Professional Recovery Coach services AND Professional Life Coach services

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NET Institute Center for Addiction Recovery & Education

    Courses for: Support Group Leaders, Addiction Counselors, People in Recovery, Recovery Coaches, Pastoral & Ministry Leaders, Outreach Workers. Get certified to help others.
    All courses include CEUs PRE certification and RE certification. Recognized by leading 1C&RC and NAADAC certification boards. Online courses and training DVDs.
    Complete Course Listing

    Online courses include:

      Counseling Issues
      Counseling Skills
      Recovery Dynamics

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    They also offer Training DVDs

    NET Institute’s curriculum is approved by:

      * Florida Certification Board #22
      * NAADAC #432 (National)
      * ADACB of Georgia
      * World Federation of Therapeutic Communities #2001
      * Florida Board of Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists & Mental Health Counselors Provider #50-1431
      * California Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC)
      * Kentucky Board of Certification of Alcohol and Drug Counselors
      * Indiana Counselor’s Association on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (ICAADA)

    NET Training Institute, Inc is licensed by:

      * Commission for Independent Education #2142
      Florida Department of Education

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City Vision College

    The accredited Internet-based distance learning program of TechMission , has been providing quality Internet-based distance learning since 1998. Its mission is to provide practical online education to those involved in addiction counseling and urban ministry. Students may enroll year round in the college’s certificate or degree completion programs. The college is accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council and is an approved education provider for CFRE International and NAADAC, the professional association for drug and alcohol counselors.

    Andrew Sears
    City Vision University
    3101 Troost Ave. Suite 200
    Kansas City MO 64109-1845
    To find out more, please call us at +1-816-960-2008 or visit

Theology Degree Programs

    If you are interested in getting a theology degree online, check this unbiased database which has an updated list of every school offering an online Theology degree in the US: