Transitional A Certificate

This type of certificate is currently available for applicants and is within the Career and Technical Teacher area of interest.

Transitional A Certificate


A certificate of this type is issued to permit the employment of an individual in a specific career and technical education title in a NYS school district or BOCES who does not meet the requirements for an Initial certificate, but who possesses the requisite occupational experience.


Valid for up to three years, while employed in a NYS school district or BOCES and completing the requirements for the Initial Certificate.

Leads to

Initial Certificate

Application Fee


Paper Certificate Printed?

No, verify this certification in the TEACH System.










Last Updated: October 10, 2017