Academic Course on Addiction Counselling and Prevention

Continuing Education Course
  • Qualification awarded:
    Academic Specialist for Addiction Counselling and Prevention
  • Duration:
    4 semesters, 32 credit hours (= 515 teaching units)
  • Organisational form:
    part-time programme
  • Language of instruction:
  • Places per year:
  • Course fees:
    EUR 6,500 + ÖH contribution + travel expenses for trips
  • Start of course:
  • Location:
    Vienna (Bildungshaus Hilfswerk, Schottenfeldgasse 29, 7. district), St. Pölten UAS
  • Trainer:
    Kurt Fellöcker
  • To register please e-mail:

With this course alternative you are entitled to take on managerial and planning tasks at social and health institutions. Duration: 515 teaching units, of which 310 are class room attendance courses.

Certificate: Academic Specialist for Addiction Counselling and Prevention

Research at the Department of Social Sciences

The Ilse Arlt Institute at the St. Pölten UAS bundles and organises research and development activities of relevant subjects around the study programmes Social Sciences.