Ethics online course

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Ethics (5 CEUs)

This course is comprised of two modules with the first focusing on Ethical Social Work Practice and second on The Regulatory Process.  The course is also divided into 14 parts designed to assist participants in managing completion of the course at an individual pace. Module one focuses on licensure, the Public Health Code, and the code of ethics, exploring causes of ethical violations, describing the slippery slope model, and following with the challenges that social workers face.  Development of the social worker is then identified in Module two, followed by risk factors and examples of excuses often voiced by social workers who have been sanctioned for violating the Public Health Code.

 Pending a passing test score and payment in full, a CEU certificate will be e-mailed to you within 48 to 72 business hours.

Course objectives:

Increase understanding of the context in which ethical violations may occur

List three types of ethical violations

List three strategies to help prevent ethical violations

Increase the understanding of the Regulatory Process

Be able to connect appropriate sanctions to indicated violations using case examples.



The cost of the course is $65 and payment can be submitted after successful completion of the post-test and evaluation. The course is open to all licensed social work practitioners and is worth 5 Continuing Education Contact Hours in Ethics. (Please DO NOT PAY for this course until AFTER you are able to successfully open the presentation)  Click here to pay for this course



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Post Test & Evaluation:

Pending a passing test score and payment in full, a CEU certificate will be e-mailed to you within 48 to 72 business hours.


Refund Policy:

If you pay for this course before taking it, you have up to 60 days after payment to complete this course. After that no refund or CEUs will be issued under any circumstances.


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