Licensed Independent Social Worker with Supervision Designation

Excerpt from 4757-23-01 Social Work Supervision

(E) Requirements for social work professional training in supervision to qualify for a supervisory designation:

(1) Only independent social workers who have obtained a supervisory designation shall provide training supervision. Applicants for supervisory designation shall apply on forms required by the board and shall document at least the following requirements.
 (a) One year post licensure experience as an independent social worker; and
 (b) Training in supervision of at least nine hours of continuing education in committee approved supervision   programs or one master's level supervision course, which shall be completed as follows: between the date the applicant received the independent social worker and the date the applicant is applying for the supervision designation using continuing education training; or complete a master's level supervision course from an accredited university within the last three years.