Studio teachers certification database

Welcome to the DLSE studio teachers certification database. This database contains the following information: Certificate number; Expiration date; Name; City; State; and Date of data
To search the database fill in one or more fields; for more information see instructions for searching.

(e.g. 122)
(Last name first, e.g., Smith, Jane, First name only, e.g., Jane, Last name only, e.g., Smith, however, NOT First name first, e.g., Jane Smith)
(e.g. 5/2/2003; May 2, 2003; 5-2-03)

The information in this database is also available in a Microsoft Excel-compatible file and a tab-delimited text file.

Updating of certificatory information is part of an ongoing process for DLSE's Licensing and Registration Unit. Due to processing time, a certificate displayed as expired may be in the process of renewal.

If after looking at the database you have questions regarding the information provided, or if you wish to request an application/renewal form(s), email your inquiry/request to

Application forms may also be requested by:

  • sending a letter to:

    Attn: Licensing and Registration Unit

    1515 Clay Street
    Suite 401
    Oakland CA 94612

    Fax: (510) 286-1366

Renewal applications should be completed and submitted no less than 90-days prior to expiration of the current certificate.

The 90-day time frame is a guideline only, and no certificate will be issued/renewed until all of the requirements/conditions for a new or renewal certificate are completely satisfied.