First Peoples' Language, Culture and Oral Traditions Renewal

This application is for those educators who are renewing their First Peoples' Teacher Certificate through the completion of the requirements listed below.


  • Must present evidence of good moral character and personal fitness, if applicant does not hold a valid Washington educator certificate at the time of application
  • Submission of fingerprints for a background check is required, if a valid certificate is not already on record


If you have all necessary documentation to apply for this certificate, please download and print this application.

*IMPORTANT: Please note that application fees are NOT refundable. Ensure that you select and submit the correct application. If you have questions regarding your application, please contact our office.