Fulfill Your MATE Act Training Requirements with Free Courses

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently released guidance on the Medications Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act and its requirements.

According to the guidance, all DEA-registered practitioners must complete 8 hours of MATE Act training on the treatment and management of patients with opioid or other substance use disorders. Practitioners must complete this training before renewing their DEA license on or after Tuesday, June 27, 2023, to meet MATE Act requirements.

Free Courses

As a complimentary benefit of your participation in The Physician’s Trust, you can access numerous programs that fulfill the MATE Act training requirements through NetCE. Members can use an exclusive code.

Take this course to fulfill the full 8-hour education requirement:

95300 Substance Use Disorders and Pain Management: MATE Act Training 8 hours


If you have previously completed any of the following continuing education courses through The Physician’s Trust online training portal, NetCE, you can use any of the courses below toward fulfillment of the 8-hour training requirement.

The courses include:

Questions? Please contact Vice President of Safety and Risk Stacie Jenkins for more information.

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