BC Teacher Certification Process

Assisting in the Process

The Teacher Regulation Branch has instructional videos posted on YouTube and the TRB website showing impending teachers how to apply for a BC certificate, describe what documents are required to submit as part of the application, explain how to check the status of the application, and outline how to maintain the certificate once it has been issued. You can find links to the videos as follows:

Overview (for all applicants): VIDEO 1

Creating an Account (for all applicants): VIDEO 2

Completing the Application Form (for all applicants): VIDEO 3

Providing Identification and Character References (for all applicants): VIDEO 4

Submitting Transcripts (for applicants who have completed a teacher education program at a BC university): VIDEO 5

Checking Your Application Status (for applicants who have completed a teacher education program at a BC university): VIDEO 6

Maintaining Your Certificate (for applicants who have completed a teacher education program at a BC university VIDEO 7

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