Alcohol Drug Education Traffic School
The ADETS curriculum teaches program awareness, facts about mood-altering drugs, assessing the person's experience, and developing a personal life plan and life after ADETS.
The Student - An ADETS student is a first-time offender charged with a DWI in North Carolina. The three criteria by which a person may be recommended for ADETS are:
ADETS students have suffered a serious legal consequence due to their usage making them prime secondary prevention intervention targets. At this early stage of their use, they need an education that gives them the "truth" about alcohol and other drugs and allows them a process to help assimilate this information into their own lives. The method enables the student to develop a personal substance usage plan to facilitate living a successful life.