Teachers from Canada are exploring more international options for employment in search of a balance between work and exotic travel in countries such as Qatar, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait ask us about the country in Asia, Europe, Middle East, South America in which you will be teaching.
How to Authenticate a Teachers Certificate from Canada
In order to qualify for a new position you will be asked to provide official documents such as your university degree, teaching certificate and possibly a criminal record background check. Before presenting them to a new employer you will have to have them authenticated and legalized or what is called Apostille, attestation in some countries. This is done to ensure your new employer that your official documents are valid.
New employers require a Canadian Degree be Authenticated and Legalized at Foreign Affairs Canada and the Embassy in Ottawa
In order for your educational documents to be accepted abroad they must first be presented to Foreign Affairs here in Ottawa for authentication. Although if dealing with Foreign Affairs directly this first step can take 15-25 business days we have shortened this to as quickly as one day. After consulting with one of our experienced agents it will provide further assurance that your document will be authenticated guaranteed. Our notary services provide solutions for your originals to keep them safe for your next assignment, ask us about how we can assist.
Authentication and Legalization of Canadian education documents is equal to Apostille and Attestation
After we have authenticated your documents they will be ready for the final step of legalization, sometimes referred to as Apostille or attestation, at the embassy of the country in which you will be teaching. Each country has different rules and requirements that must be followed in order for your document to be processed. Some requirements change often and can be confusing to interpret. Our 20 years of assisting teachers to work abroad provides peace of mind that your documents will be accepted, saving you valuable time and worry.
Trust your important documents for your next teaching assignment to an expert. If you need Authentication and Legalization or information about the Apostille or Attestation we can help.