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Social Work Initial License Application Package
The applications package for the Board of Social Work must include all documents listed in the chart below. The Board reviews each application package and determines an applicant's eligibility for a license. There are two different types of forms: online application forms and printable forms. Please follow the instructions for each and include all forms in the application package in hard copy format.
Specific instructions are provided within each form below.
Application Package Documents
- New License Application [PDF]
- Application Reference Form [PDF]
- Supervision Verification Form: On Site [PDF]
- Supervision Verification Form: Off Site [PDF]
- Supervision Calculation Worksheet [PDF]
- Work Experience Form [PDF]
Application Information Documents
- Application Instructions [PDF]
- Application Checklist by LSWA and LGSW Exam/Re-exam [PDF]
- Application Checklist by LISW and LICSW Exam/Re-exam [PDF]
- Application Check List by Endorsement [PDF]
- ASWB Exam
- Criminal Background Check