Continuing Education for Nevada Social Workers

CE requirements for NV social workers (LSW, LASW, LCSW, LISW):

LSW and LASW

  • Must earn 30 CE hours every 2 years, including 2 hours in ethics, 2 hours in suicide prevention and awareness, and 10 hours in the field of practice of the licensee
  • Board accepts 15 hours of distance learning/self-study

LCSW and LISW

  • Must earn 36 CE hours every 2 years, including 3 hours in ethics, 2 hours in suicide prevention and awareness, and 12 hours in the field of practice of the licensee
  • Board accepts 18 hours of distance learning/self-study

CE Approvals: Athealth.com CE programs are available for NV social workers.  The Board accepts programs offered by ASWB approved sponsors. Programs are available for continuing education credit through the co-sponsorship of At Health, LLC, and Amedco, LLC.  Amedco, #1346, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 6/24/2016 to 6/24/2019.

Effective March 1, 2017 any CEUs that are approved by ASWB (Association of Social Work Boards) or NASW (National Association of Social Workers) will automatically be approved by the Social Work Board. You will no longer need to submit an approval for these trainings.

View the course catalog at http://athealth.com/course-catalog/

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the NV continuing education regulations, go to http://socwork.nv.gov/licensees/Continuing_Education/

Page last modified or reviewed by athealth.com on May 19, 2018