Social Work Requirements
Documentation of forty (40) hours of approved continuing education every two years including four (4) hours of approved professional ethics and two (2) hours of approved cultural diversity/multicultural issues/cultural competency training.
ASWB approved continuing education trainings can be used to satisfy the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists continuing education requirements.
A maximum of twenty (20) of the required forty (40) hours of continuing education may be earned per renewal period through completion of ASWB approved distance-learning trainings.
Ten (10) continuing education hours may be carried over from one renewal to the next. The continuing education hours must have been obtained within the six months immediately prior to the current renewal date.