Bureau of Certification Bureau of Certification Log in to C.E.C.S. You can use the Connecticut Educator Certification System to: Apply for, renew, or update certifications online Check the status of your application Update your profile and contact information View your Connecticut certificates Request a duplicate copy of your certificate View testing history Apply for Praxis I (PPST) waiver Log in to your C.E.C.S. account Tutorials Certification application Step-by-step instructions and important information about the application process Managing your C.E.C.S. account Step-by-step instructions for resetting and updating your password, retrieving your username, and getting your Educator Identification Number Related services Renewing Your Certificate Learn how to renew your initial, provisional, or professional certification. Certification FAQs Review your specific certification requirements. Educator Certification Lookup Find out whether an educator is certified in Connecticut. Get Help Now Create a C.E.C.S. account Forgot your username? Forgot your password? Change your password Tips for successful login Payment options Get an Educator ID Number Contact Us Phone support hours are Monday and Thursday from 12-2 p.m. Phone: 860-713-6969 Email*: email@example.com *Due to the volume of email inquiries, responses may take 10-15 business days during off-peak season (October-April). During the peak months of May through September, email response time may increase to 30 business days.