Certification Department


    Collier County Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational needs of every student by hiring quality, highly qualified teachers. The Certification Department serves as a liaison between Collier County Public Schools and the Florida Department of Education to ensure compliance with state statutes and rules relative to education certification. 

    The following information found on this website is intended to provide helpful information regarding Florida certification and employment with Collier County Public Schools.

    The Florida Department of Education launched its new Educator Certification System on November 20, 2017. All educators and applicants must establish a new online user account for access to the Online Licensing Service system. Visit EdCert VERSA Conversion for more information.