Continuing Education Hours


The CDU PAETC offers continuing education hours for all trainings and conferences. 


***The type of CME/CE credit varies from event to event – please check the event invitation to see if your discipline can receive credit***

Depending on the training we offer one or more of the following continuing education hours to the following disciplines:


Accrediting Board


Physicians, Physician Assistants

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Advance Practice Nurses, Nurses, Licensed Vocational/Practical Nurses*

California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN)

Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)


California Board of Pharmacy


California Board of Psychology (BOP) / Mandatory Continuing Education for Psychologists (MCEP)

Dentists (DDS), Registered Dental Assistants (RDAs), Registered Dental Assistants in Extended Functions (RDAEFs)

Dental Board of California

*LVNs/LPNs - please confirm with your accrediting board to ensure trainings will apply to your accreditation requirements.

All CDU PAETC training participants will receive a Certificate of Completion.  The certificate states the number of training hours completed, the title of the training, and the date of the training.

The CDU PAETC funding guidelines stipulate we can not offer the following types of CE credit:

  • CAADE - California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators
  • CAARR - California Association of Addiction Recovery Resources
  • CADDTP - California Association of Drinking Driver Treatment Programs


Local organizations that do offer these continuing education credits:


The HIV Drug and Alcohol Task Force

Contact Susan Forrest:

Los Angeles Department of Public Health Substance Abuse Prevention and Control

Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center