Continuing Education for Social Workers in Ohio

CE requirements for OH social workers (SWA, LSW, LISW, LISW-S):

  • 30 clock hours of CE every 2 years, including 3 hours of ethics
  • LISW-S holding the supervising designation must also include 3 hours of supervisory training in addition to ethics
  • Board accepts 30 hours of online training for social workers

CE Approvals: Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board 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.

OH social workers can earn all 30 of their CE 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 OH continuing education regulations, go to

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