Continuing Education for Social Workers in Minnesota

Attention: Several states and disciplines have relaxed requirements regarding live / in person Continuing Education due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with your board to see the most current requirements.

CE requirements for MN social workers (LSW, LGSW, LISW, LICSW):

  • All licensees must earn 40 CE hours, including 2 hours in ethics every 2 years
  • LICSW licensees must take 24 of the 40 CE hours in clinical content
  • Licensing supervisors must take 6 of the 40 CE hours in the practice of supervision
  • 15 of the 40 CE hours may be taken online

CE Approvals courses are available to social workers in MN. 

At Health, LLC, Provider #1707, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credits. At Health, LLC, maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 6/3/2019-6/3/2020.

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State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the MN continuing education regulations, click the button below.

CE Requirements for Minnesota Social Workers

Page last modified or reviewed by on Sep 30, 2020.

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