Substitute Training

Substitute Teachers' Training Contacts:  

HGRESA Secretary: ( or 478-353-8693, ext. 2002) OR HGRESA Consultant 

The purpose of this training program is to help participants be more successful as substitute teachers; therefore, meeting the requirement of the Georgia Board of Education (Code: GBRJ).

Participants will be exposed to the rudiments of professional ethics, classroom management, instructional techniques, and some basic curriculum content.  Participants will receive suggestions regarding "do's and don'ts" when substituting and activities to use when the classroom teacher's lesson plans cannot be followed.

Training will be on the scheduled dates listed below. 

A $35.00 cash fee is payable on the day of training.  Please make sure to be here at least 15 minutes prior to training start time.

Please contact the Board of Education office in your area for details concerning fingerprinting/background checks.

Pick up a Substitute Teacher Voucher from your Board of Education Office and bring the day of training.


· Go to:

· Click on Professional Learning tab

· Click on “View All Classes Offered”

· Scroll down to the date that you would like to register for and click on heading - “Substitute Teacher Workshop”

· Go to bottom of page and follow instructions located under -

“Start an Application for the Class"


For questions: Please call Ms. Beck, 478-353-8693, ext. 2002 or


July 24, 2019                 (9:00 a.m.)

August 28, 2019          (12:30 p.m.)

September 25, 2019      (9:00 a.m.)

October 23, 2019         (12:30 p.m.)

November 20, 2019       (9:00 a.m.)

January 22, 2020         (12:30 p.m.)

February 26, 2020         (9:00 a.m.)

March 25, 2020            (12:30 p.m)