Certification Steps


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Submit official transcripts and other certification documents to the following address: Bureau of Educator Certification Room 201, Turlington Building - 325 West Gaines Street – Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400

These four steps lead to your first Florida certificate

Step 1: Complete Application Package

Step 2: Official Statement of Status of Eligibility

Step 3: Employment

Step 4: Fingerprints

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