Schedule II Controlled Substances
$15.00 | CE Hours:3.00 | Intermediate
Does not meet the education requirement for applying to the DEA for Schedule II Authority
*ICB Credit for Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, CODP I or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, CPRS I or II, MAATP I or II, NCRS II, CFPP II, CVSS II
Illinois Specific Approvals: Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, CODP I or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, CPRS I or II, MAATP I or II, NCRS II, CFPP II, CVSS II
CE Course Description
This course is based on The Controlled Substances Act and taken from the larger manual Drugs of Abuse. The CSA places all substances which were in some manner regulated under existing federal law into one of five schedules. This placement is based upon the substance’s medical use, the potential for abuse, and safety or dependence liability.
CE Course Objectives
1. Discuss the elements of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) including classes of drugs recognized by the CSA.
2. Differentiate between Schedule I, II, III, IV, and V substances.
3. Identify the characteristics of physical dependence, psychological dependence, and addiction.
4. Describe the origin, legal status, and effects of various narcotics, stimulants, and depressants.
ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.
This course is CAADE approved.
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Added On: 2012-11-06