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Renewal for the Postsecondary PTE Occupational Specialist

Application Guidelines

The certificated educator has sole responsibility for maintaining current, valid Idaho certification. For renewal purposes, the applicant must meet current State Board of Education rule and Idaho statutory renewal requirements.

The renewal application may be submitted anytime between January 1 and August 31 of the year in which the certificate expires. It is not necessary to resend any paperwork the Division would already have on file.

1) Completed and signed application (Application for an Idaho Postsecondary Occupational Specialist, marked for renewal)


2) Verification of completion of the Professional Development Plan (PDP) and professional development activities

Transcripts (if applicable) from the college or university demonstrating completion of postsecondary coursework. Copies of transcripts will be accepted. Transcripts should be included with the application.

Recertification credits may not be carried over from one (1) renewal/recertification period to the next.


3) E-mail documents to certification@pte.idaho.gov OR

Mail completed application materials to:

Professional-Technical Education
Attn: Teacher Certification
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, Idaho 83720-0095