Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training

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The BREATHE Online Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) training is designed to equip you with evidence-based skills to treat tobacco dependence across a range of settings. The BREATHE TTS course is accredited by the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP). The course, using the Canvas online platform, includes twenty-seven hours of self-paced training, assignments and evaluation. Expected course completion time is eight weeks. For more specific information and a general course outline click here. After finishing the course, participants earn a training certificate, which is the first step in obtaining TTS Certification.

To register for the course starting March 6, 2019, May 1, 2019, and July 10, 2019, please click here. Please email HannahKeeler@uky.edu for more information.

The course fee is $800. Payment can be made via check or credit card. If you do not receive an invoice after registering at the above link please email HannahKeeler@uky.edu.

For more information about payment options and the cancellation policy click here.

Participants must meet the following educational requirements and agree to the additional requirements:

Education Requirements:

* Hold a bachelor’s degree or higher (recommended: healthcare or counseling affiliated field), or

* Hold an associate degree plus 1 year (2,000 hours) of recent work experience in a human services position, or

*High School diploma plus 2 years (4,000 hours) of recent work experience in a human services position

Additional Requirements:

* Computer access with camera/microphone capability to participate in video evaluation

* Demographic information to allow us to assign a LinkBlue ID

If you have questions please contact Audrey Darville at Audrey.Darville@uky.edu.

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