​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Educator Certification > Career / Technical Certificates: Additional Teaching Field: Forms
An individual may seek additional certification in selected technical education program areas or in *health science if he/she: 
(1) holds a valid Alabama Professional Educator Certificate in a teaching field; AND
(2) verifies appropriate experience; AND
(3) passes the appropriate Alabama State Department of Education approved Occupational Proficiency Assessment. 
*For the area of health science an active Alabama license in a registered nursing, paramedical, or allied health specialty must also be held.
Important TEST CHANGES and SCORE INCREASES are effective for tests taken and applications received in the Educator Certification Section on or after September 1, 2018. Information can be viewed in the