West Virginia Social Workers CE Requirements, Accreditations & Approvals

West Virginia Social Workers

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, NetCE is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit.

The West Virginia Board of Social Work Examiners accepts courses from any provider who is ASWB approved Category II continuing education.

Continuing Education Requirement

The West Virginia Board of Social Work Examiners accepts NetCE courses.

LCSW, LICSW, LGSW, and LSW are required 30 hours every two years, 20 hours of which may be completed by asynchronous online Category I.*

A minimum of 1 of the 40 hours must be in social work ethics and 2 hours must be in mental health conditions specific to veterans and family members of veterans every two years.

* NetCE courses are asynchronous online Category I.

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Please contact the West Virginia Board of Social Work Examiners at (304) 400-4980, or refer to https://www.wvsocialworkboard.org/CE-Info/For-Social-Workers/Requirements for additional information regarding your continuing education.