For Learners

Course Details

Course Completion Requirements

All learners are required to complete a Course Quiz and a Post-course Competency Evaluation to receive credit for any online course. Both items are available on-demand at the end of the online course within the Blackboard LMS. The course quiz is graded by the system. Once submitted learners receive their grade and feedback immediately. Learners have ten attempts to pass this course quiz with a score of 70% or higher. Learners that do not earn the minimum 70% are encouraged to review the online course before restarting the course quiz. (Note: some advanced courses may require a score of 80% or higher.) The Post-course Competency Evaluation is a non-graded item that is used to measure training Effectiveness. Once both items are marked as complete, the learner will have the option to print a General Certificate of Completion. If learners are in need of an ACE certificate, they will need to request one by sending an email to

ACE Approval Statement

Boston University School of Social Work, 1121, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Boston University School of Social Work maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 11/8/2021 – 11/8/2024.

System Requirements

Please visit the BU IT Help Desk System Requirements page to view system requirements.