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Director Certificate


  • Applicants must have 30 quarter (or equivalent) credits of career and technical education educator training, or equivalent experience, including a course in supervision and administration of career and technical education.
  • Applicants must have had three years of experience as a certificated career and technical education supervisor, career and technical education instructor, career and technical education counselor or occupational information specialist. (WAC 181-77-071)

The CTE Director's certification is sponsored by the OSPI CTE Department. The OSPI CTE Department puts out the application for enrollment in February and announcements are made in April to those accepted into the program. The program starts in August and concludes in May the following year. Those who complete the program will submit their CTE Director initial application. Internship information is on the WAVA Web site.

For details on the documents needed and process to obtain this certificate, please see the application.



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