Find out if you’re eligible for teacher training

CSEC requirement

If you want to train to be a teacher:

  • In a primary school – At least CXC CSEC grade 3 in Mathematics, English and a Science subject
  • In a secondary school – At least CXC grade 3 in Mathematics, English and a science subject

You will need to have original documents of your CXC certificates and original/certified copies of equivalent exams.

Degree requirement

You need a degree to qualify for a teaching licence. You need to be licensed to teach in Belize.

Under the Education Act, Section 17 (1), the Belize Teaching Service Commission enforces the standards set by the Ministry of Education for entry into the teaching service.

Complete guidelines may be found in the Belize Teaching Service Handbook