​Counselors must be re-certified every three years through evidence of 60 hours of approved non-repetitive continuing education, 30 of these hours must be gambling or gaming specific IGCCB-approved hours. The remaining 30 hours (nonspecific) can be obtained through a variety of methods including: college courses, conferences, seminars, training programs, etc. in the behavioral health field. All of the continuing education and training requirements should be advanced training and must be new and non-repetitive and must also be related to counselor competency areas as listed in the appropriate section. All recertifications are completed in our Certemy certification software. 
Payment of $130.00 re-certification fee via credit card.

The following late fee will be charged for re-certifications:

  • 90 days or later – $75

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