Renewal: At the time of license renewal all licensees are required to have completed the forty (40) hours of approved continuing education units including the six (6) hours of Ethics (must be done face to face; no online courses are accepted). All contact hours can be home study.

Social Work licenses expire on July 31 of odd-numbered years.

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

For more information visit the District of Columbia Board of Social Work