Certification

  • Regional Certification Officer: Nicole Bensley

    Orleans Career and Technical Education Center
    4232 Shelby Basin Road
    Medina, NY 14103

    Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - noon  (Monday-Friday)

    Phone: (716) 731-6800, ext: 2236

    E-mail: nbensley@onboces.org

    The Orleans/Niagara BOCES Certification Office provides assistance and processes and approves applications of eligible candidates for New York State Certification in the areas of teaching, pupil personnel services and coaching.

    While we are pleased to assist school personnel with certification, please remember that your certification is your responsibility. 

    Be sure that you know when your certificate expires and what is required to achieve the next level of certification.