Faculty Certification Types

Provisional Certificate - A provisional certificate shall be issued to a person employed full-time by a district in a program approved by the board where the person has not met all of the requirements for a 5-year certificate.

Part-time Provisional Certificate - A part-time provisional certificate shall be granted to a person employed part-time by a district in a program approved by the board where the person has not met the requirements for a 5-year certificate.

Part-time Approval Certificate - A part-time approval certificate shall be issued only to an occupational instructor employed part- time by a district in a program approved by the board. A part-time approval certificate shall be issued for a maximum of 2 courses for a certification period where the person has not met the requirements for the 5-year certificate.

Five-Year Certificate - A 5-year certificate shall be issued to a person employed by a district in a program approved by the board if the person has met all of the academic, occupational, and teaching requirements. 

Further details on Certification Types are available through the WTCS