Students must have professional liability insurance coverage while at their practicum agency. Liability insurance can be obtained while applying to the program.
You Apply for Liability Insurance While Applying to the Program
1. Join NASW, the National Association of Social Workers! They have an agreement with an insurance carrier to provide discounted liability insurance to their members. Membership is $48 dollars for a year. A membership form is in the candidacy application packet.
2. Fill out your liability insurance form. There is a copy in your application packet or you can get an application online at: http://www.naswassurance.org/pdf/Student_Application.pdf
3. Return these forms to BSW Program Assistant Director to process with your Candidacy materials.
4. If you apply online you must give proof of coverage to the Social Work Office.
Total cost of coverage: NASW membership ($48) + Liability insurance ($15) = $63