The CPS designation is an entry-level credential for individuals who provide prevention-related services in the area of addiction only.  The CPS requires a minimum of a high school diploma or general equivalency degree.

The CPS is the reciprocal level for individuals holding the IC&RC Prevention Specialist (PS) credential.

Please carefully review the CPS Standards and Requirements Tables and all mandatory forms before applying for certification.  If you have any questions, please contact the FCB at 850-222-6314.


Policy and Reference Documents:


CPS Standards and Requirements Tables

IC&RC Prevention Specialist (PS) Exam Candidate Guide


Application Portfolio Documents

CPS Training Verification Form

CPS Work Verification Form

CPS OTJ Supervision Verification Form (9-14-16)

CPS Recommendation Form