PROVIDERS OF SOCIAL WORK COURSES IN YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER
Since 2003, only candidates who have successfully completed either an approved undergraduate or postgraduate social work degree course are eligible to apply for registration as a Qualified Social Worker; a prerequisite for practicing as a Children’s Social Worker in the UK.
At present, the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) approves social work training and courses. You can visit their website for general information on education and training:
Making Research Count (University of York)
The University of York run seminars and are responsible for distributing research across the region. There are currently 7 out of 15 council’s subscribed to MRC and it comes with a package of training, research papers and materials.
Leeds Metropolitan University
University of Huddersfield
University of Sheffield
Professor David Thorpe Safeguarding Research
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