Continuing Education for Social Workers in Ireland 2020

Dates: July 18-29, 2020

Meets: Sa, Su, M, Tu, W, Th and F from 12 M to 12 M

Hours: 45.00

Location: Ireland

COURSE: $2,495.00 (deposit option available)

Social Workers will be introduced to the people, culture and social services in Ireland while gaining 45 continuing education clock hours toward Michigan social work licensure renewal including social work ethics and pain management. The program will draw particular attention to at-risk communities and vulnerable populations, social work training in Ireland, health care issues, substance abuse, children and families, politics and religion. Your immersion in to Irish culture will provide a geographically diverse journey with beautiful scenery as you travel from Dublin, the busy capital, on the east coast to the west coast Connemara and Burren areas.

See itinerary for objectives throughout the course.

Recommended for LBSW and LMSW beginning skill level.

This program meets the ethics and pain management requirements for license renewal.

Registration with a $500 nonrefundable deposit due no later than April 15, 2020. The balance is due no later than May 15, 2020.

Lodging, two meals, activities and transportation within country are included in the course fee of $2495 based on double occupancy, however, most meals and airfare are NOT. Air fare should not be purchased until after the deposit deadline to insure we have the required amount of people to go on the trip. We will keep you informed throughout the registration process.

A mandatory pre-departure meeting will take place on June 27, from 9a - 2p in Grand Rapids and is included in your social work continuing education hours. Roommates will be determined during the orientation meeting. A surcharge of $1000 will be added to the course fee for those wanting an individual, single room.


An orientation will take place on June 27 from 9a - 2p, at GVSU's DeVos Center, 401 Fulton St West, University Club, Grand Rapids. This will be part of your 45 hours and important overseas information will be discussed so attendance is required.
Fee: $2,495.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)COURSE$2,495.00
Optional FeeSingle Occupancy$1,000.00


Date Day Time Location
07/18/2020Saturday12M to 12M Ireland
07/19/2020Sunday12M to 12M Ireland
07/20/2020Monday12M to 12M Ireland
07/21/2020Tuesday12M to 12M Ireland
07/22/2020Wednesday12M to 12M Ireland
07/23/2020Thursday12M to 12M Ireland
07/24/2020Friday12M to 12M Ireland
07/25/2020Saturday12M to 12M Ireland
07/26/2020Sunday12M to 12M Ireland
07/27/2020Monday12M to 12M Ireland
07/28/2020Tuesday12M to 12M Ireland
07/29/2020Wednesday12M to 12M Ireland


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