TASC Training Institute

The TASC Training Institute provides evidence-based training to TASC staff statewide, with regional classroom and online learning, in order to improve the delivery of services to the justice involved population across the state of North Carolina.

Services we provide

  • TASC Clinical Series Online Training for new staff, the TASC/Relias Online Course Library, NC Drug Education School (DES) Instructor training, DWI Services technical and continuing education training via regional and online learning, and other Institute sponsored events.
  • Speakers and technical support for training events and conferences.
  • Administration of the Instructor Certification programs for the NC Drug Education School and NC Alcohol and Drug Education Traffic School (ADETS) programs.
  • Administrative and technical support, training and consultation for NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services DWI Programs Office, including DWI New Provider Orientation, E508 Certificate Of Completion training and administration. The Institute’s online DWI Training and Support Center provides a portal for information and training for the State’s nearly 500 DWI treatment facilities. Institute staff members help DWI facilities improve education and treatment services to clients statewide through quality  improvement consultation to DWI facilities. Consults focus on implementation of DWI facility best practice standards and promotion of Alcohol and Drug Education School curriculum fidelity.

Visit our websites

The Institute’s websites provide information, online training, training event information and registrations for the NC TASC Network, NC Drug Education School providers, the NC DWI treatment provider community, and online Ethics Education for NC Addictions Professionals.  For more information on our learning opportunities, a directory of TASC providers,  or to register for TASC Care Manager, DWI, or Ethics Pre-Certification access, please visit our website at

Persons interested in finding a list of DES Schools and information regarding the curriculum should visit