Hearing Certification

  • ESC Region 13
  • 3 CPE Credits
  • Free

Become certified as a hearing screener

It is a state law that all school-aged children 4 years old by September are required to have their hearing screened.

Hearing screening is required for students in:

  • kindergarten
  • first
  • third
  • fifth
  • seventh graders
  • any other first-time entrants (4 years through 12th grade) are required

To be certified as a hearing screener to screen students the required training is provided by the Texas Department of State Health Services. Certification is good for a period of 5 calendar years.

Who is this training for?

  • Nurses
  • health aides
  • teachers
  • volunteers

The continuing education (CE) credits are NOT applicable for nursing credit.