substitute teacher training

All registrations can be found at our workshop catalog located here. Or you can select the date of the course and click on the highlighted link below.

Substitute/TA Training –

This workshop will provide participants with training in daily classroom interactions as well as all three certificates (DASA, SAVE, and Mandated Reporter) New York State requires to be a substitute teacher or teacher assistant. Participation in this workshop entails completing the online modules - DASA, SAVE, and Mandated Reporter - and attending the virtual meeting session.

Workshop Session
October 13, 2022, 9 am - 12 pmClick Here
December 15, 2022, 9 am - 12 pmClick Here
February 9, 2023, 9 am - 12 pmClick Here

Please note the following:

1. All online course work must be completed prior to the virtual meeting session. The online course work and virtual meeting session are mandatory to complete/attend to receive completion credit.

2. The registration fee for this workshop is $55. The fee can be paid with check or money order; no in-person payments can be accepted at this time. Please remit your payment to the following address:

Jefferson-Lewis BOCES
ATTN: Karen Plummer
20104 St. Rt. 3
Watertown NY 13601

3. Registrants will receive information to log onto the online classes once payment has been received. Your registration fee must be received in a timely manner for all online courses to be completed prior to the virtual meeting session.

4. If you have registration questions, please contact Karen Plummer at kplummer@boces.com or 315-779-7040.

5. If you have technical questions regarding certification, please the JLB Certification Office at jlbcertification@boces.com or visit the Regional Certification Resources webpage.


Teacher Assistant Certification Exam (ATAS)

The exam is administered by NYSTCE at multiple locations across the state and region.

To register for this exam, go to www.nystce.nesinc.com or click here.

If you have questions about your TA Certification, please visit our Teacher Certification page, or contact Jason Ring at jlbcertification@boces.com or (315) 779-7020.