- 6 hours of Ethics (yearly)
- 6 hours of Suicide Assessment, Treatment and Prevention (after initial licensure and before the 1st renewal; every 6 years)
Learn what's required for your social workers license in Washington
This social workers licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Washington State Department of Licensing. We recommend you contact the Washington State Department of Licensing for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain social workers licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.
Post Office Box 9048
Olympia, WA 98502
Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.