In the following sections, you will find information on how to prepare and apply for certification, the process after application and what comes next after you have received our decision in your case.
Apply for certification
The process after application
What happens after your case has been decided
Requirements for certification
You can apply for certification if you have a teaching degree, a preschool teaching degree or a recreation instructor degree...
If you have applied with a foreign teaching degree, the processing time is approximately 8–16 weeks. Some cases are processed faster, and a few take longer.
The decision will primarily be sent to your e-mail address. Secondarily, it may be sent through physical mail to your home address.
Some tips when you are looking for a job or if you need to do some additional qualifying steps before we can grant you a certification.
You need to meet certain national requirements for competencies that are important for working as a teacher or preschool teacher in the Swedish school system.