Get Waivered in 3 Steps

Step 1

Complete the free 8 hour online course and then proceed to step 2!

Step 1

Step 1: Take Online Course and Complete Post Course Survey

Step 2

Once you have finished the online course and survey you should receive your Certificate of completion. Use this and your med lic # and DEA # submit your Notice of Intent Form.

Before starting this application, please make sure you have:

Your DEA Number
Your State Medical License Number
Your Training Certificate Information

Step 2

Step 2: Notice of Intent Form

Step 3

After you’ve completed Steps 1-2 above, email your certificate of completion for the 8 hour training to SAMHSA.

Email these to

infobuprenorphine@samhsa.hhs.gov.

Within 45 days you will receive your DEA X waiver.

Step 3

Email infobuprenorphine@samhsa.hhs.gov

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 1H79TI081968 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government