COVID-19 Update

All testing centers within the United States and Canada have closed for a period of 30 days, starting on March 17, 2020 through April 16, 2020.

This is how the change will affect you:

  • All candidate exam sessions scheduled between March 18 and April 16 have been cancelled.
  • Candidates can currently schedule into any open sessions after April 16th.


Although testing at our site has been temporarily suspended, we encourage you to continue to submit your application for processing.  Application processing will continue throughout this time and you will be able to schedule your exam into any open session after April 16th.

As further developments occur we will keep you updated. 

The Minnesota Certification Board (MCB)

Minnesota Certification Board is a member of the IC&RC setting Minnesota standards and procedures for certification of alcohol and other drug and substance addiction counselors in the State of Minnesota.The Minnesota Certification Board Inc. (MCB) is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit organization that sets the policies and procedures for alcohol and other drug professional certifications in Minnesota and is the IC&RC (International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium) Member Board for Minnesota.

IC&RC is the global leader in the credentialing of prevention, addiction treatment, and recovery professionals. Organized in 1981, it provides standards and examinations to certification and licensing boards in 25 countries, 47 states and territories, five Native American regions, and all branches of the U.S. military.

 

Our Mission:

To provide a diverse pool of credentialed Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) professionals to meet the specific needs of the citizens of the State of Minnesota.