To be eligible for PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION, you must complete the following during the 5 year validity period of your Initial Certificate:
See the Professional Certification reference page for more information.
You still hold a certificate, as long as your certificate has not expired.
To obtain a duplicate copy of your certificate, visit the lost credentials page at the New York State Education Department website. Instructions for obtaining a copy of your certificate are available at this site.
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