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Approval in Kentucky

Kentucky Board of Social Work

  • Provider
    • APA provider
    • ASWB ACE 1020
    • NBCC 5951
  • 30 CE Credit hours required every 3 years — All 30 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.
Kentucky Board of Social Work has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • Kentucky Social Workers

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for social workers as set forth by the Kentucky Board of Social Work.

30 credit hours for Clinical social workers during your three year license renewal. 30 credit hours available from distant learning courses.

15 credit hours for Licensed social workers during your three year license renewal. 15 credit hours available from distant learning courses.

3 credit hours are needed in social work code of ethics (course must have a KBSW-Ethics Approval#); and every third renewal period 6 credit hours on suicide assessment/treatment and 1.5 hours covering the recognition and prevention of pediatric abusive head trauma.

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB #1020). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Kentucky Board of Social Work
Phone: 502-564-3296 ×230
https://bsw.ky.gov/continueEducation/Pages/individual.aspx

View All Courses Kentucky Board of Social Work accepts individual courses only. Currently 326 of our courses are available for social workers licensed by Kentucky Board of Social Work. These are just a few examples!

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Disclaimer

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

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