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Approval in Illinois

  • Provider
    • ASWB ACE 1020
  • Next Renewal: Nov 29th, 2023
  • 30 CE credit hours required every 2 years — 15 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.
Illinois Board of Social Workers has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • Illinois Social Workers

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for licensed Social Workers/Clinical Social Workers as required by the Illinois Board of Social Workers.

At least 3 of the 30 hours must include content related to the ethical practice of social work and, effective December 1, 2013, at least 3 of the 30 hours must include content related to cultural competence in the practice of social work.

Please Note
Effective December 1, 2013, a minimum of 50% of the total CE hours required must be obtained by a method that includes face-to-face, in-person instruction or experience.

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE learning Systems, is a Registered Social Work CE sponsor with the Illinois DPT.

Board Contact Info

Illinois Social Work Board
Phone: 217-785-0800
Continuing Education Administrative Code:

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We do our best keep our information current, but rules and regulations sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is ultimately your own responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, board rules, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

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