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Florida Teacher Certification Examinations (FTCE)

FTCE/FELE Questions?

To register or to obtain specific information, visit www.fl.nesinc.com or call FTCE/FELE Customer Service toll-free at 866-613-3281 8 a.m.–6 p.m., Mon.– Fri., excluding holidays. (The Automated Information System is available by phone 24 hours daily.)

Competencies and Skills

Current Competencies and Skills: Seventeenth Edition

The Competencies and Skills Required for Teacher Certification in Florida is a publication produced by the Florida Department of Education. It includes a comprehensive listing of Florida’s requirements for demonstrating competency and knowledge in the areas of Professional Education, General Knowledge, and the subject areas listed below. You can view the statewide memorandum announcing the implementation (PDF) of the 17th edition competencies and skills.

The competencies and skills are available on the Internet in Adobe.pdf format and require the Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or above to view them.

Follow this link to view the Complete Competencies and Skills, Seventeenth Edition (PDF, 1MB) required for teacher certification in the subject areas below.

Competencies and Skills, Eighteenth Edition

Competencies and skills for the following subject area were reviewed and approved by the State Board of Education in July 2012, as reflected in Rule 6A-4.0021, Florida Administrative Code. They will be available before their implementation on exams in 2013 and will be incorporated into the Competencies and Skills Required for Teacher Certification in Florida, Eighteenth Edition. You can view the statewide memorandum announcing the implementation (PDF) of the 18th edition competencies and skills.

The Complete Competencies and Skills, Eighteenth Edition (PDF, 878KB) incorporates the updated competencies and skills listed above.

Competencies and Skills, Nineteenth Edition

Competencies and skills for the following subject areas were reviewed and approved by the State Board of Education in April 2013, as reflected in Rule 6A-4.0021, Florida Administrative Code. They will be available before their implementation on exams in 2014 and will be incorporated into the Competencies and Skills Required for Teacher Certification in Florida, Nineteenth Edition.

The Complete Competencies and Skills. Nineteenth Edition (PDF, 954KB) incorporates the updated competencies and skills listed above.

Competencies and Skills, Twentieth Edition

Competencies and skills for the following subject areas were reviewed and approved by the State Board of Education in January 2014, as reflected in Rule Rule 6A-4.0021, Florida Administrative Code. They will be available before their implementation on exams in 2014 and will be incorporated into the Competencies and Skills Required for Teacher Certification in Florida, Twentieth Edition.

The Complete Competencies and Skills. Twentieth Edition (PDF, 1MB) incorporates the updated competencies and skills listed above.