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Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training

June 21, 22, 27, 28 & 29

Virtual 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Details about the Training:

The Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) is a foundational course of study in substance abuse prevention. The SAPST was developed by SAMHSA's Center for Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT) and is grounded in current research and SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework. It provides knowledge and skills to implement effective, data-driven prevention programs, practices, and policies that reduce behavioral health disparities and improve wellness. Individuals working for an OASAS-funded prevention provider will be prioritized.  Limited to 30 participants.

There is an online component to be completed prior to the first session. Once you are registered for the SAPST training, information on how to access the online portion will be emailed to you. Hours will be earned as follows:


On-line component = 5 hours;  Virtual 5 day training = 26 hours



31 Clock Hours Can Be Earned:

CASAC Renewal Only

CPS (Section 2)

CPP (Section 2)



*Please note that you must attend all five days in order to receive OASAS credits.


Register Today:

Do You Have Questions? Contact Dawn Sagerman

WNY Prevention Resource Center

430 E Main St

Batavia, NY 14020

The Western New York Prevention Resource Center (WNY PRC) and the Substance Abuse Skills Training (SAPST) are funded by New York State. Office of Addiction Services & Support (OASAS).

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