COVID-19 Information

The School of Social Work's Office of Continuing Education developed this page to provide information and resources to help our customers, supporters, and community partners stay informed and remain engaged during COVID-19. 

On this page:

Department Updates

The safety and well-being of our customers and community members remain our top priority. We have been and will continue to actively work on how to plan for our upcoming trainings amid this public health concern.

At this time we would like to annouce will will not be holding any in-person trainings for the remainder of 2020. We appreciate your patience as we make plans to accommodate the needs and concerns of all involved.

Training Updates

For live training updates please visit the following pages for the most up-to-date information. 

NYS Department of Education Updates

In response to the evolving situation with the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), and for those licensees whose registrations are due to renew March 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021, the Department will grant an adjustment to all licensees to complete up to 100% of the continuing education as self-study, so long as it is taken from a Department-approved provider, such as the UB School of Social Work Office of Continuing Education, and is in an acceptable subject area for the specific profession. Please continue to monitor the NYS Department of Education’s website for updated guidance.