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TCSW endorsement of the BA and MA social work programmes

Posted on 15 December 2014

SPSW receives The College of Social Work (TCSW)'quality' mark endorsement

In March 2014 we were visited by the professional body, The College of Social Work, to see whether we had met their standards for endorsement.  These standards are said to be "over and above the threshold standards required by he Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)". Endorsement by the College is a voluntary process (unlike validation by the regulator, the HCPC, which is compulsory).  TCSW endorsement indicates a higher quality level. Read more

I am pleased to be able to report that we were officially endorsed by TCSW as meeting those higher endorsement standards. TCSW endorsement is a significant development for us. It is an important 'quality' mark that students will be able to use when marketing the skills obtained through their training.