Bureau of Education and Testing
Gus Ashoo, Bureau Chief
Candidate Services Examinations
1940 N. Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0791
Continuing Education Correspondence
1940 N. Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1046
Continuing Education Services: 850.921.8582
Education Provider Services: 850.921.8215
Purpose and Functions
The Bureau of Education and Testing (BET) is Organized pursuant to Section 455.217, Florida Statutes and Chapter 61-11, Florida Administrative Code. Its purpose is to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public by offering reliable and valid professional licensure examinations for the boards. The Bureau administers numerous examinations, including DBPR developed and national. DBPR developed examinations are primarily provided in English but the Spanish translation is available for most of the Professions.
Pursuant to Section 455.2177, Florida Statutes, the Bureau is responsible for processing Continuing Education (CE) provider and course applications for the various boards and councils within the Division of Professions, as well as for the Division of Real Estate. Additionally, BET is responsible for monitoring all continuing education hours reported and posted in the department's licensure database, to ensure accuracy and all requirements for licensure renewal have been met.
Please visit this page for the most recent news and updates relating to Continuing Education and Provider information. Providers/Instructors Information
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Veterans, please read this Veterans' Affairs notice: http://www.fdva.org/saa/LiCert.asp for potential reimbursement for examination cost.
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