Renewal: thirty (30) hours of social work continuing education must be completed by March 31 of even-numbered years. Three (3) of the hours must be in ethics and boundary issues and two (2) of the hours must be in the prevention of medical errors. You are to obtain two (2) hours of domestic violence every third renewal. All contact hours can be home study.
Initial Renewal: Licensees in their first renewal cycle are exempt from continuing education requirements for the current biennium; November 1 of the even year or after. All other licensees must complete 30 hours between April 1, 2011 and March 31, 2013.
Initial Licensure: Licensees are required to submit proof of completion of two (2) hour course relating to prevention of medical errors prior to licensure, eight (8) hour laws and rules course upon initial licensure prior to licensure, three hour course on HIV/AIDS within six months of licensure and two (2) hour course on domestic violence with six (6) months of licensure.