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Pearson VUE Certification Testing

Florida Teacher Certification

  • To register for a Florida Teacher Certification exam, visit Florida Teacher Certification
  • For information on how to become a certified teacher in Florida, call your local school district certification office or contact the Bureau of Educator Certification toll free at 800.445.6739 or 850.245.6049. You may also visit Florida Department of Education.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Testing

  • To register for any FBAT/FDLE examinations, visit the FDLE webpage on Pearson Vue.
  • For questions concerning how to enroll into Gulf Coast State College's Public Safety program, contact Elizabeth Kelly at 850.872.3978 or email her at
  • For more information concerning the test, please contact FDLE at 1.800.410.8863 or visit their website.

Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training

  • To register for any Florida Bureau of Fire Standards examinations, visit their website on Pearson Vue.
  • For questions concerning how to enroll into Gulf Coast State College's Fire Academy, contact Kevin Granberg at 850.769.1551, ext. 5606 or email him at

Pearson Vue 2024 SPRING Testing dates

Friday March 1, 2024 Friday May 10, 2024
Friday March 15, 2024  
Friday April 5, 2024  
Friday April 19, 2024  

Please check the Pearson VUE website for open dates and registration information.

Gulf Coast State College does not discriminate against any person in its programs, activities, policies or procedures on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, marital status, religion, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. All questions or inquiries regarding compliance with laws relating to non-discrimination and all complaints regarding sexual misconduct or discrimination, may be directed to Lee Wood, Executive Director, Human Resources/Title II/504/Title IX Coordinator and Employment Equity Officer, Gulf Coast State College, 5230 W. US Highway 98, Panama City, FL 32401.