Renewal of a teaching licence
Québec provisional teaching licences are valid for a maximum of five years. Teachers must have their licences renewed before they expire.
All applications for a renewal of a teaching licence must be accompanied by a Declaration Concerning a Judicial Record.
The renewal procedure varies according to the type of teaching licence.
To obtain a renewal of your teaching permit, you must meet the conditions stated on the permit:
- General education at the preschool, elementary and secondary: have passed the course on the Québec school system and earned the 12 credits in educational psychology indicated on your permit.
- Vocational training at the secondary school level: have passed the course on the Québec school system.
Provisional teaching authorization
Provisional teaching authorizations in general education may be renewed up to three times, for a maximum of five years.
Provisional teaching authorizations for vocational training may be renewed up to three times, for a maximum of seven years.
Teaching authorization for vocational training
To obtain a renewal of your teaching authorization, you must meet at least one of the four conditions stated on the renewal application form.