A Social Work Technician is employable at a number of social service agencies, in the role of a case aide or monitor. Job duties may include transportation, visitation monitoring, school enrollment, detention monitoring etc.. A student who continues with their education can achieve a degree in Social Work. Social Work is a helping profession which aims to assist individuals, families, and larger groups; as well as targeting the social problems which effect society today. The Department of Labor Statistics shows the job outlook for Social Work is projecting growth in the field of 19% between 2012 and 2022 which is faster than the average growth for other occupations. Social Work allows opportunities for licensure and higher education which lead to more open doors for employment in the field. Social Workers are found in almost every facet of society including recovery services, prisons, private practice, and child welfare.
Completion of this certificate provides the framework for the Social Work Pathway and culminates in an ATS upon release from incarceration.
|BIS 1400||Customer Service||3|
|CJS 1106||Transition Skills||3|
|CJS 2111||Ethics & Professionalism in Criminal Justice||3|
|CJS 2200||Human Relations, Mediation & Conflict Resolution||3|
|MHT 1130||Fundamentals of Addiction Counseling CDCA Preliminary||3|
|PSY 1100||General Psychology||3|
|SOC 1101||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|SOC 1115||Sociology of Marriage & Family||3|
|SOC 2205||Social Problems||3|
|SWK 1206||Introduction to Social Work||3|
|SWK 1213||Introduction to Social Welfare||3|