Upcoming Trainings

VAPA offers a variety of trainings that provide addiction-specific education and continuing education (CE) hours!

Training CE and Payment Information

General Training Information

For virtual trainings you will receive a zoom link via the email you registered with, prior to the training. If you have questions the day of the training contact the proctor. Contact information will be sent with the zoom link prior to the training date. There is no one available other than the proctor to assist on training days.

In order to qualify for ce’s for virtual trainings please plan to participate with your camera on.

Training certificates will be emailed to you within a week of completing the training.

If a training registration deadline has passed contact Buffy Root, VAPA Training Coordinator at, to see if space is still available. (NOTE: the only payment option is via check.)

CE Acceptance

6 Credits per one day training (3 credits for half day trainings) are available from:

  • VT Board of Allied Mental Health Practitioners 
  • VT Board of Social Workers 

Training Payment Information

Payment terms:

Payment via credit card at time of registration is preferred.
If you register via the pay by check option, your registration is not considered complete until payment is received.
Payment is due no later than 2 weeks prior to the training date.

Cancellation Policy:
If you need to cancel your registration, please e-mail VAPA at, you can be given credit toward a future training, if canceled at least one week prior. (credits are good for one calendar year).

In some instances refunds can be made. For a refund to be considered, it must be requested at least two weeks prior to the date of the training. ALL REFUNDS WILL BE IN THE FORM OF A CHECK, NOT CREDITED BACK TO A CREDIT CARD. We ask that you alert us to your cancellation as soon as possible.

We never like to do it, but because life happens VAPA reserves the right to cancel any course. In such instance, your registration fee will be refunded, in the form of a check.

Training grant from The Vermont Department of Health

Contact Information


P.O. Box 5341
Essex Junction, VT 05453



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