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CAPRC II Certification

ICAADA Certified Peer Addiction Recovery Coach II (CAPRC II) is a credential for individuals who lived through a recovery experience and desire to help peers in addiction recovery. CAPRC II is recognized by Indiana Recovery Works and by the International Credentialing and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC), and IC&RC affiliated states and countries that offer the IC&RC Peer Recovery credential.



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Skills you need for the CAPRC I credential

  • Advocacy
  • Mentoring and education
  • Recovery and wellness support
  • Ethical responsibility

Requirements to earn your CAPRC II credential

  • Professional experience
    • 500 hours of volunteer or paid work experience specific to the skills: advocacy, mentoring and education, recovery and wellness support, and ethical responsibility
  • Education
    • High school diploma or jurisdictionally certified high school equivalency
    • 46 hours specific to the all the skills for advocacy, mentoring and education, recovery and wellness support, and ethical responsibility
    • 10 hours each in the skills for advocacy, mentoring and education, and recovery and wellness support
    • 16 hours in the skill of ethical responsibility
    • At least 6 hours of HIV/AIDS education is also required
  • Supervision
    • 25 hours of supervision specific to the all the skills for advocacy, mentoring and education, recovery and wellness support, and ethical responsibility
    • Supervision must be provided by an organization’s documented and qualified supervisory staff per job description
  • Examination
  • Code of ethics
    • Applicants must sign the ICAADA peer recovery code of ethics statement affirming that the applicant has read and will abide by the code of ethics
  • Recertification
    • 40 hours of related continuing education earned every two years, including six hours in peer recovery ethics
  • Geographic location
    • You must live or work at least 51-percent of the time in Indiana

CAPRC II online registration

Applications for the CAPRC II credential must demonstrate applicable education or employment as well as pass the IC&RC counselor examination.

→ Start your registration for the CAPRC II credential

→ Renew your CAPRC II credential

Once the CAPRC II exam is passed and your submitted application packet is complete, your CAPRC II certificate will be issued within 60 days.

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