Continuing Education For Social Workers


Western Schools is committed to the professional growth and lifelong learning of social workers. We are a leader in social work continuing education, offering high quality home study CE courses for working professionals. All of our courses are peer-reviewed by subject matter experts and are intended to keep social workers current with the latest trends in the field.

And now, all our courses and exams are mobile-friendly - meaning you can fulfill your CE requirements on any device, including your mobile phone or tablet. Read your course and take your exam where and when it works for YOU!

Western Schools holds both national and state accreditations and approvals for Social Work CE. As a result, Western Schools is able to offer courses to Social Workers throughout the U.S.


Western Schools is accredited or approved as a provider of Social Work continuing education by:

  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) approved provider
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) approved provider
  • American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider
  • Approved by state licensing boards in California and Florida

New Jersey Social Workers – Effective September 1, 2014 you must complete courses that have been pre-approved by an entity recognized, as an approver, by the New Jersey Board of Social Work Examiners. Western Schools will be submitting courses to the Association SWB for pre-approval. Please check back for updates.

Please click here for state requirements and additional accreditation information: Social Workers CE Accreditations