Welcome to the online accreditation system for all primary, secondary and early childhood teachers in NSW. It's where you can: update your personal information, log and track your PD, review and evaluate PD course offerings, submit accreditation reports, submit a leave of absence and monitor progress of your accreditation. Endorsed PD Providers can manage their courses and upload PD session participation.
Visit the NESA website for more information about accreditation to teach and quality teaching in NSW.
System last updated: 08 July 2019
Next scheduled outage: Monday 12 August 2019 from 18:00 hours to 24:00 hours
From 1 January 2018 you must be accredited to start, continue or return to teaching in a NSW school or early childhood service. Being an accredited teacher means you have met the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers at one or more of the four career stages in teaching.
Applying for accreditation for the first time?
Visit the NESA website for information on conditional and provisional accreditation.
Working towards Proficient Teacher?
Follow the offline process to finalise your Proficient Teacher accreditation.
All teachers can now log and evaluate Professional Development in eTAMS. Visit the NESA website for information on professional development requirements and maintaining accreditation.
Applying for higher level accreditation?
Current candidates can upload and annotate evidence and add referees in eTAMS. To submit your application, email NESA with the subject line: ‘Higher level accreditation'. Visit the NESA website for more information on applying.
Taking a break from teaching?
Apply for a leave of absence in eTAMS. Visit the NESA website for information on taking a leave of absence.