Policies

Course Completion Requirements:  To receive continuing education hours, participants must arrive and sign-in by the advertised starting time, and must stay until the end of the program and sign-out.  In the event that a participant has any unforeseen reason for emergency that causes them to arrive late or to leave early, partial credit may be awarded at the sole discretion of the CE Coordinator/Committee (and in compliance with the rules promulgated by the State of Nevada Board of Social Work and Regulations of the Association of Social Work Boards).

Registration:  Registration is available on-line ONLY.  No current day registration will be accepted.

Registration Fees:  All fee will be collected by credit card at time of registration.  Cash or checks are NO longer accepted for registration fees.

Confirmation:  Registration confirmation/receipt will be sent via email.

Refunds and Cancellations: 

  • Cancellations received at least five business days prior to class will receive a full refund
  • No refunds will be provided for cancellations less than five days in advance
  • Class cancellations by the University of Nevada, Reno, School of Social Work will result in a full refund for all registrants
  • No refunds or substitutions for “no shows”
  • Payments CANNOT be transferred from one course to another

For information about possible cancellation due to inclement weather, call the main campus number (775) 784-1110, option 4

Location and Parking: Unless otherwise specified, all classes will be held at the UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, 89521.  Room information will be available upon registration.  Parking is FREE

Accommodation Needs:  University of Nevada, Reno, School of Social Work is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services, and activities.  Accommodations for persons with special needs may be requested by contacting tmendibles@unr.edu or 775-682-7407 two weeks prior to the scheduled event you plan to attend.  Requests after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Continuing Education Credit for Social Workers:  A CEU certificate will be given to pre-registered attendees

Participant Satisfaction:  Any participant who is not satisfied for any reason should contact Tracy Mendibles at tmendibles@unr.edu or 775-682-7407 within 30 days of training.  The program will respond according to the Grievance Policy Statement in a timely and ethical manner.

Who Should Attend:  The School of Social Work Continuing Education offerings are at the intermediate/advanced skill level and are designed to benefit social workers and other professionals in human services and related fields.  The program supports ongoing professional growth and development and enables practitioners to meet licensure renewal requirements.  It also serves to heighten practice competence by presenting courses that are informed by current research and best practices within the field.

Accreditation:  The University of Nevada, Reno, School of Social Work is authorized by the State Board of Examiners for Social Workers as an approved continuing education provider.

Presenters/Instructors:  Our CE courses are taught by highly qualified instructors, professors, and practicing professionals

Contact:  For further information or questions, please contact Tracy Mendibles at tmendibles@unr.edu or 775-682-7407

Organizer changes:  The School of Social Work reserves the right to modify the advertised speaker.

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