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Approval in West Virginia

West Virginia Board of Examiners in Social Work

  • Provider
    • ASWB ACE 1020
    • NBCC 5951
  • 50 CE credit hours required every 2 years — 20 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • West Virginia Social Workers

All regular licensed social workers (LSW, LGSW, LCSW, LICSW) must earn fifty (50) hours of WV Board of Social Work Examiners (WVBSWE) approved continuing social work education hours in each two-year licensing period.

Twenty (20) of these hours may be earned under the self-study category of “Individual Professional Activities” provider number 490000. The remaining thirty (30) hours must be earned from attending training programs offered by approved or certified providers recognized by the WVBSWE.

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE Learning Systems, is able to offer 20 continuing education course hours as part of the “self-study category”. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

West Virginia Board of Examiners in Social Work
(304) 558-8816

View All Courses West Virginia Board of Examiners in Social Work accepts individual courses only. Currently 308 of our courses are available for social workers licensed by West Virginia Board of Examiners in Social Work. These are just a few examples!

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