Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners Requirements

CE Requirements:

Renewal: twenty (20) hours of social work continuing education must be completed by August 31 annually. A maximum of ten (10) hours of home study is permitted.  To maintain the board approved clinical supervisor status: 3 hours of CEUs in clinical supervision every 2 years. These hours must be pre-approved by a LABSWE-designated pre-approval organization.

RSW/GSW/LCSW: Three (3) clock hours in social work ethics once every two years.  LCSW only: Ten (10) clock hours each year shall be clinical content, including diagnosis and treatment.

Continuing education hours are pro-rated as follows during the initial year of registration, certification or licensure:  April, May, June-0 hours; July, August, September-20 hours; October, November, December-15 hours; January, February, March -10 hours.

For more information visit the Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners