Professional Certification

Special Education Coordinator

A valid Manitoba certificate must be held in order to be employed as professional school personnel in Manitoba.

A Special Education Coordinator Certificate may be given when the candidate:

  • Holds a valid Manitoba Special Education Teaching Certificate
  • Completes five (5) years of approved experience in two or more of the following areas:
    1. Regular classroom teaching,
    2. Resource or special class teaching, or both,
    3. Approved clinical or special agency work at a professional level such as psychology, reading, social work, speech and hearing, and school counseling,
    4. Consultative or supervisory experience such as school administrator or department head.

To receive a Special Education Coordinator's Certificate, complete and sign the Special Education Coordinator Application Form.

Include in the request an official statement from a current and/or former employer(s) that a minimum of five (5) years of experience in at least two of the above areas of responsibility have been completed.

The information provided on this website is of a general nature only and subject to change. For more specific information, please contact the Professional Certification Unit.