Applicants

Application Forms

The necessary forms for applying for registration with the British Columbia College of Social Workers are available online. If you encounter any difficulty with downloading, e-mail the College at info@bccsw.ca and we will e-mail the required form to you.

The College will only accept an original copy of your application and Consent to a Criminal Record Check form.


Application to Become a Registered Social Worker (RSW)

The application package includes the following:


Application to Become a Provisional Registered Social Worker

The following document to be submitted along with the Full Class Application:


Application Supplements

Required for applicants without a social work degree
Applicants applying with a related degree must complete Application Supplement 1 and arrange for a supervisor to complete and submit Application Supplement 2.


Application to Become a Registered Clinical Social Worker (RCSW)

The application package includes the following:


Verification of Registration/Licensure Forms

Registration/Licensure verification forms are required for any applicant who is or has been registered with any professional regulatory body. The top link below is for applicants who are or have been registered as a social worker in another jurisdiction. The bottom link is for applicants who are or have been registered in another profession. Examples include teaching, nursing, and law. Completed forms must be sent directly from the regulatory body to the BC College of Social Workers.