Continuing Education for Idaho Social Workers

CE requirements for ID social workers (LCSW, LSW, LMSW):

  • Twenty (20) hours of continuing education (CE) every year, including 1 hour of professional ethics
  • ID Board accepts Internet based courses and home study as long as it’s interactive or there is an examination. All of the courses include an examination.

CE Approvals: The Idaho Board of Social Work Examiners accepts courses provided by ASWB approved providers. Programs for social workers are available for continuing education credit through the co-sponsorship of At Health, Inc., and Amedco, LLC. Amedco, #1346, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program.

ID social workers can earn all twenty (20) of their continuing education credits online through View the course catalog at

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the ID continuing education regulations, go to

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