Becoming CPSS Certified through APSC (SCAADAC)
The link above leads to the CPSS 2020 application form on our online certification portal Certemy. Once you’re on the site you will need to complete the application forms and upload a copy of your training certificate from an approved CPSS training provider. You will also need to fill out the application forms on the credential. There is a list of approved providers below. If you paid $325 for your CPSS training, then you have already paid the APSC certification fee. If you paid $225 for the CPSS training, then you will need to pay the $100 APSC certification fee to become certified.
Difference between CPSS and CPRS
The CPSS is the required credential in the state of South Carolina to offer Peer Support services at treatment facilities. The CPRS credential is only required for those looking to do reciprocity to a different state through IC&RC.
List of Approved Providers
- Favor Greenville
- Midlands Recovery
- Favor Tri-county (includes Favor Piedmont)
- Favor Lowcountry
- The Courage Center
You can Find a Copy of the Updated CPSS Manual Here
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