Social Work Certification/Licensure

The current certification/licensure period lasts from March 1, 2015 until February 28, 2017. A minimum of 30 hours of continuing education including four hours of social work boundaries and ethics must be completed by February 28, 2017.

NASW WI offers many options to earn continuing education hours including our Annual Conference, Ethics and Boundaries workshops, and Branch Conferences and workshops.  Additionally, NASW WI offers a variety of Online Learning opportunities.

For more information on the new continuing education requirements effective March 1, 2015 go to the NASW WI website, (www.naswwi.org) click on Continuing Education and then Continuing Education Approval and then CE rules.

For more information on social work certification and licensure go to www.dsps.wi.gov. You can also go to the FAQ on Certification and Licensure on the NASW WI website.