Online Offerings for Physician Assistants

waiver course

ASAM has partnered with AAPA to provide the 24-hour waiver training for Physician Assistants. To qualify for a waiver, PAs must:

  1. Be licensed under state law to prescribe schedule III, IV, and V medications for pain
  2. Complete 24 hours of education through a qualified provider
  3. Demonstrate the ability to treat and manage OUD through other training or experience

If you have completed the 8-hour live or online course already, you need to register for the "Part 2: NP/PA 16-Hour Waiver Training" through the eLearning Center.

If you are taking the full 24-hour course online, you need to register for the "Part 1: the ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course: Includes Waiver Qualifying Requirements" through the e-Learning Center.

A link to registration can be found below.

Register for the Online Training for Physician Assistants

Already completed the course? Click here for waiver application instructions.