Washington State Department of Health Requirements

CE Requirements:

 36 hours every two years; a minimum of six hours must be in professional ethics and law.
        6 hours of training in suicide assessment, treatment and management every six years.

The law limits practitioners to 26 hours of distance learning programs per reporting period. Content for the professional ethics and law may include topics under RCW 18.130.180. Beginning January 1, 2017, at least once every six years a social worker must complete at least six hours of training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management.

For more information visit the Washington State Department of Health