Certificate for Internationally Educated Teachers (IET)

Internationally Educated Teachers – Certificate Program

To assist you in your journey to receive Teacher Certification in Saskatchewan, the University of Regina offers a Certificate for Internationally Educated Teachers.  The Certificate honours and builds upon prior training, knowledge, and experiences and serves as a pathway to teacher certification. The programming allows Internationally Educated Teachers to gain teaching experience within the Saskatchewan K-12 context and provides multiple opportunities to grow professionally and network with Saskatchewan educators, administrators, and school division leaders.

Admission Requirements:

Saskatchewan Teacher’s Certificate Assessment letter from the Saskatchewan Professional Teachers Regulatory Board and Proficiency in English, according to the University of Regina Language Proficiency Regulations. Admission is available in all terms and will align with the University of Regina deadline dates.

Program Outline for Certificate for Internationally Educated Teachers 

Credit Hours Required Courses

ECS 101 Education for Justice Knowledge, Schooling and Society or

ECS 102 Education for Justice: Self and Other  or

Approved ED Elective

3.0 EPSY 400 Working with Difference and Diversity
3.0 ECCU 400 Treaties in the Classroom or Approved ED Elective
3.0 ECS 303 Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
6.0 EFLD 415 Practicum Component
18.0 Total: PGPA 65%

Course Offering Information:

We offer courses in all year on a full-time or part-time basis. To find a listing of the dates/times for courses please refer to the outline below:

Coure Fall Winter Spring (May-June)/ Summer (July August)
ECCU 400 X X X
ECS 101 X X
ECS 102 X X X
ECS 303 X X
EPSY 400 X X X
EFLD 415 X X Spring


Academic Advising

Do you have questions about whether this program is right for you? Our Academic Advisors are available to discuss program options, assist with course selections and answer your questions.

Schedule an appointment through our website online booking You would select Faculty of Education, accept cookies, next, undergrad, and then scroll down where it says Internationaal Educated Teacher. Then the Advisor's calendar will populate.


Online application and deadline dates located on U of R website

Scholarship for Internationally Educated Teachers

The UofR Faculty of Education Dean's Scholarship is awarded annually for more information contact refer to https://www.uregina.ca/safa/awards/SAMS