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According to Section 30(b) of the Rules, all professional staff members hired after December 31, 2004, must obtain and maintain a Court Substance Abuse Management Specialist (CSAMS) credential. A professional staff member hired before January 1, 2005, is not required to obtain the CSAMS credential, but may choose to do so.

CSAMS Information



Registrants must sign in prior to the test. A photo ID will be required and the $50.00 test fee must be paid prior to taking the exam. The exam will begin promptly at the scheduled time.  Please allow extra time to get through security as you enter the building.  

Exam Location:

Indiana Office of Court Services, 30 South Meridian Street, Suite 900, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-3564

Exam Time:


Registration 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  
Test 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Exam Dates: 

All exam dates are listed on the Court Services Calendar under Court A&D Programs. Then click on the link for "CSAMS Exam" to register for the exam. You will receive a confirmation email with information regarding exam date and time, location, fees, and security procedures.