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Individual Licensees

Individual Application

for Continuing Education Credit Approval
Required Fee: $10.00
Licensee or certificate holder may request an individual review of a continuing education program that has not been otherwise approved.

Board Approved Courses

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Courses Required for Renewal

201 KAR 23:075

Kentucky Social Work Ethics

  • Must specifically cover the Kentucky Code of Ethical Conduct established in 201 KAR 23:080
  • KBSW-Ethics Approval# on the certificate of completion
  • Three (3) credit hours repeated every renewal period
  • TAKE ONLINE OR IN-PERSON

Domestic Violence and Elder AbuseTraining

  • During the three (3) year renewal period following initial licensure
  • Three (3) hours in domestic violence related training courses
  • Once you complete this course during your first license renewal, it does not have to be repeated
  • TAKE ONLINE OR IN-PERSON

HIV/AIDS

  • Training course is No longer required
  • It can be taken as an elective credit toward your renewal

FOR LCSW SUPERVISORS ONLY

  • Three (3) credit hours repeated every renewal period
  • TAKE FACE-TO-FACE and IN-PERSON
  • You may now submit your request to supervise online
  • Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

    One and one-half (1.5) hours covering the recognition and prevention of pediatric abusive head trauma as defined in KRS 620.020
  • Must be repeated at least one time every six (6) years
  • TAKE ONLINE OR IN-PERSON

Suicide Prevention Training

Now required for social workers and other qualified mental health professionals. 

  • By July 2016, each licensee must complete a board approved training program on suicide assessment, treatment, and management as required by KRS 210.366(2)
  • Minimum of six (6) credit hours
  • Must be repeated at least one time every six (6) years
  • TAKE ONLINE OR IN-PERSON

Contact Florence Huffman, Executive Director, at 502-782-2856 IF YOU MISSED THE JULY 2016 DEADLINE!

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