Information for the License:

Studio Teachers Certificate

Licensing Agency:

Agency or Department Name:  Department of Industrial Relations
Board or Council Name:  Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
Division Name:
Telephone:  (415) 703-4810
Agency Web Address:

License Description:
     (Always confirm this information with the licensing agency.)

Teachers possessing a valid California Teaching Credential issued by the California Teacher Credentialing Office (CTC) who tutor minors working in the entertainment industry.

Fees: N/A

Examination Frequency:  Every 3 years.

Exam Locations: Statewide

Experience Requirement: Knowledge of California child labor laws as they pertain to the entertainment industry.

Average Time to Process Application: 4 to 6 weeks.

Renewal Period: Every 3 years.

Special License Requirements: Applicants must hold valid elementary and secondary teaching credentials.  New applicants must attend a 12-hour class and renewal applicants a 3-hour class on child labor laws in the entertainment industry.

Comments: N/A

Authority: California Code of Regulations (CAC), Title 8, Section 11755.