|OTI Anounces CASAC Scholarship Opportunities|
|Tuesday, 24 July 2012 02:02|
Training Institute (OTI) is offering scholarships to eligible applicants for its Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) program, designed for those committed to working in the substance abuse and behavioral health fields. All candidates for the CASAC diploma program must have at least a high school diploma or a GED and meet other admissions criteria. Interested candidates may contact the organization via www.opiny.org.
Scholarships available include the following, with classes held at OTI's three locations - Brentwood, Long Island; Richmond Hill, Queens, and Greenpoint, Brooklyn:
OTI has more than 25 years of providing professional training to treatment programs, hospitals, educational institutions and nonprofit organizations. Its major focus is on the provision of the CASAC diploma program. OTI began providing the 350-hour CASAC diploma program in 1995 and currently trains over 300 students annually, making it the largest approved provider of CASAC training in New York State. The program provides students with all of the course work required to sit for the New York State Alcoholism and Substance Abuse credentialing exam.
Outreach is a nonprofit organization committed to addressing the issues stemming from drug and alcohol abuse by providing the highest quality of life-changing drug and alcohol treatment and training services.
For more information about Outreach's treatment and training services, call the OTI Training Coordinator, at (718) 847-9233, Ext. 2382 (for NYC programming), or (631) 951-2613, Ext 3150 (for Long Island) or visit www.opiny.org.