Note: Questions about an individual's certificate or testing status should be directed to the OSPI Certification office.

WEST-E to NES Transition Chart - This chart identifies the transition of content knowledge exam requirements from the WEST-E to the NES.
WEST-E and NES Test Information - Get specific information about WA-required content tests.
WEST-E Equivalent Tests - Out of state applicants who hold an out of state certificate may meet Washington certification requirement by successfully completing other states' content knowledge exams.
WEST-E Extension - Individuals applying for a Washington State residency teaching certificate who have completed a teacher preparation program in another state or country may be eligible for an extension.
WEST-E Exemption - Under certain circumstances, individuals may seek an exemption from this requirement.