CE Approval Program

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Organizations that offer formal continuing education (CE) programs relevant to social workers may submit an application to become an NASW-Approved provider. The NASW CE Approval Program includes national, regional and multi-state CE providers.

State or local providers should check with their NASW Chapter, except where no state approval programs are in place.

Apply to the NASW CE Approval Program

Learn how to become an NASW-Approved CE provider.

CE Approval Program FAQ

Get answers to your questions about the NASW CE Approval Program.

Social Work Licensure Board Endorsements

NASW has approval from more than 38 state licensure boards without restrictions. Providers and participants are responsible for following states' rules and regulations regarding licensure.

Promote Your NASW-Approved CE Programs

NASW offers various opportunities to promote your NASW approved CE programs.


If you have questions about the NASW CE Approval Program, call 202-336-8295 or e-mail CEU@naswdc.org.