Capital Region ESD 113 provides fingerprinting services for teaching certification, school district employment and some colleges/university programs.
Per RCW 28A.400.303 the OSPI fingerprint database is for employees and contractors of school districts only. Should you need to be fingerprinted for volunteer purposes, please contact your school district or the Washington State Patrol at 360-534-2000.
Our normal hours of operation are from 8:00am to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday with the exception of holidays*. (See schedule below)
The cost is $75.00 per person.
These services are available on a walk-in basis. No appointments or reservations are needed. The fingerprinting process takes approximately 15 to 20 minutes per person.
Arriving early assures time to complete the fingerprinting process. Please note that we take the last client back to be fingerprinted at 3:30pm, as our office completes required closing procedures at 4:00pm.
Please bring the following with you:
-A current/valid photo I.D. (state I.D. or driver's license, military I.D. or passport).
-Payment is requested at the time of fingerprinting. We take cash, purchase order (P.O.)** from school districts and credit/debit cards with the Visa/MasterCard logo only.
**Please have your school fax the P.O. to 364-464-6995 in advance or bring the original with you. The Purchase Order should include your name along with the amount ($75.00).
*Upcoming Schedule Changes:
Capital Region ESD 113 will be closed the following days:
- 25th (Memorial Day)
-1st, we will be closing at 1:45pm
-2nd and 3rd ( for the 4th of July holiday)
If you have additional questions, you may contact our Fingerprinting Department at 360-464-6709 or email at email@example.com.
Questions regarding clearance or background information can be directed to OSPI at 360-725-6135.
For more information on Washington State fingerprinting requirements, please visit: www.k12.wa.us/propractices/fingerprint/default.aspx