(1) The following examinations are approved for licensure:
(a) Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) clinical examination; or
(b) other licensing examinations approved by the board.
(2) Individuals who have not already passed an approved examination will be approved by department staff to register for the ASWB examination upon:
(a) submission of a complete application under ARM 24.219.501 or 24.219.512 where all requirements with the exception of the examination have been met; or
(b) proof of completion of supervised work experience requirements as described in ARM 24.219.504.
(3) Applicants or candidates may not take the ASWB examination more than three times unless approved by the board to retake the examination. Applicants or candidates requesting to retake the examination must submit a request including but not limited to a specific study plan.