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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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SepEdmontonHybrid
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Limited
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Full
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QUICK FACTS

Program length  

2 terms

Credential

Certificate

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TUITION & FEES


Canadian
Total: $6,083.00

International
Total: $16,401.00

 
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ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  • post-secondary diploma or degree in health, human services, or social sciences; or
  • active licensure in Canada with a health or human services governing body
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This program information is not for the current academic year. If you are interested in a program starting before July, view the current academic year of the program.

Further Opportunities

Explore all the possibilities your future holds with a NorQuest education.

Laddering Opportunities

Students who complete the Addictions Recovery Practitioner program may receive credit towards the following program at NorQuest College:

Transferability

Visit Transfer Alberta to look up courses that are accepted by other post-secondary institutions.

Further Education Opportunities

See the Mental Health Recovery Practitioner program.

Career Potential

The Addictions Recovery Practitioner program will provide a viable career pathway for those entering the field of addictions. Graduates may pursue further education at the bachelor’s and master’s level, in areas such as social work, addictions, mental health, program administration, management, and research.

  • Most employers in this field require excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Recognition of international education to meet employment qualifications will vary based on employer.

For more information on related careers, see:

You may find other related occupations by searching for mental health, social work, occupational therapy, etc.