15 hours of continuing education will be required annually.
1. A three hour college level course in social work or involving the teaching of such techniques as language skills, cultural understanding or other knowledge and skills relevant to the social worker's professional activity.
2. The social worker may select education programs, readings and audio or videotapes materials which are in the domain of social work. Presentation time, not to exceed the length of the presentation and time accumulated in presenting a social work seminar or workshop is included in this section.
CONTACT HOURS GRANTED
(#1) Acceptable for 15 hours.
(#2) Acceptable for up to 5 hours.
(#1) The social worker shall cause the conferring institution to submit transcripts directly to the board.
(#2) Program brochure, list of readings, etc. and must include the number of hours.
All continuing education hours must be documented on or before the license renewal date. Documentation of continuing education hours is the responsibility of the social worker seeking relicensure. The board reserves the right to require additional documentation such as a sworn statement in order to document participation.