The McDermott Learning Center Addiction Counselor Training Program (CADC curriculum) is accredited by the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association (IAODAPCA). Students completing the 225 hour program will have fulfilled the educational requirements to become a Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) and are ready to take the CADC certification examination offered by the Illinois Certification Board (formerly IAODAPCA). Upon passing the examination individuals are registered with ICB and are ready to start 150 hours of supervised clinical practical experience required to complete the CADC program at Haymarket Center. Note: individuals with 2 years (4,000 hours) of paid Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse qualified work experience in the past four years may be eligible for certification after passing the CADC exam.
Faculty: Classes presented by experienced IAODAPCA certified degreed instructors, who maintain a passion for enhancing the field of addiction through education and mentorship.
Class: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tues, Wed, and Thursc
Begin: March 20, 2018 - Register Early!!!
End: September, 2018
Cost: $2000.00 for full CADC Curriculum (Payment plans available)
Deposit Required: $200 Required with the Application, Additional $300 min prior to first day of class
Classes will be held:
932 W. Washington Blvd.
Chicago, Illinois 60607
For questions about refunds and withdrawals at the McDermott Professional Learning Center,
contact Anna Kuzak, Controller Haymarket Center 312- 226-7985 ext 385.