I have been ordered to complete Alcohol Education. What do I do?
If you have been ordered to complete an Alcohol Education Program you must register for the program at the Driver Retraining Office. You cannot register for the program at CCRI. The Driver Retraining Office is located inside the Adjudication Office of the Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles, 600 New London Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920. The office is located on the first floor. The cost of the Alcohol Education program is $350.00.
The Alcohol Education Program is held at the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI). Upon registration, you will have your choice of which CCRI campus is most convenient for you. CCRI will notify you when your program begins. If you have not been contacted within six (6) weeks, please contact CCRI at (401) 825-2401. Please be advised that the first class of the program is always held at the Warwick (Knight) campus.
CCRI campus choices are as follows:
Once you have selected your campus, you must select the days of the week on which you would like to attend.
The program is held on the following days and times:
Please be aware that you will be required to take an alcohol assessment at the first class. If your alcohol assessment reveals that you have a high probability of reoffending, you must attend the program where CCRI referred you to. In accordance with RIGL § 31-27-2 (f) (1), an alcohol treatment provider must be approved by The Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals. Please click on the attached link to search for an approved treatment provider: Alcohol Treatment Providers. Treatment from non-approved providers will not be accepted.
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