Wis. Admin Code s. PI 34.041 (4) requires educators who hold a valid Lifetime license to submit a request to the department to have a new background check conducted once every five years. Educators who have a Lifetime license and have not completed a background check with DPI on or after 01/01/2015 will be required to complete a background check with DPI before June 30, 2019. DPI is in the process of contacting educators who meet the above criteria to inform them of this requirement.
The Request Background Check - Lifetime Licensee  application will be available January 2, 2019. Follow the Application Directions for Background Check to Maintain Lifetime License to submit a background check.
NOTE: At this point in time, PI-1613-Employment Verification forms are an OPTIONAL attachment for the Background Check to Maintain Lifetime License application.