Educator Login and Password

First time users: If you are creating username and password for the Commission for the first time and need help, use the following links for written instructions:

If you have a credential application-related question, please contact the Certification Division at credentials@ctc.ca.gov.

Employers/Program Sponsors

The Credential Information Guide (CIG) has expanded information on application procedures and requirements for certification. It is designed for Commission staff and those in the education field who prepare or employ credential holders and requires a username and password. If you need Credential Information Guide (CIG) login help, please email CIG2@ctc.ca.gov. This opens in connected mail client with “CIG Login” noted in the email subject line.

System Error Message

If you receive a system error message while attempting to use the Educator Login, please email credentials@ctc.ca.gov with a screenshot of the error message and “System Error” noted in the email Subject line.

If you are an Authorized Designee or Submitter and receive a system error message while attempting to use CTC Online for creating users or submitting credential recommendations or applications, please email ctconline@ctc.ca.gov. This opens in connected mail client with a screenshot of the error message and “System Error” noted in the email Subject line.

Updated March 23, 2017