Online Waiver Courses

Take a completely online waiver-qualifying course.

Live & Blended Waiver Courses

Find or host an 8-hour live or live/online blended waiver-qualifying course.

Apply for a Waiver

Learn how to apply for a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine. All providers must email copies of their training certificate(s) to SAMHSA.

Already Waivered?

This course helps waivered providers address barriers to implementing opioid use disorder treatment in their practices.

FAQs on new HHS Buprenorphine Practice Guidelines - Click Here

The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course provides eight hours of required education to qualify for the waiver to prescribe buprenorphine in an office-based setting and covers essential information for providers to identify, assess, diagnose, and manage patients with opioid use disorder (OUD). The course covers the latest information on medications and treatments for OUD. ASAM is an approved provider by CSAT/SAMHSA of DATA 2000 training.

Fellow-in-Training, Resident, and Student ASAM Members receive complimentary access to the 8-hour online ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course. Click here to become a member. Membership approval requires up to two business days.