Background Check Process
Step One: Online Background Check Consent Form
Step Two: Background Check Payment
Step Three: List of Approved Live Scan Locations
- In-state applicants proceed to your nearest Approved Live Scan Location to complete the fingerprinting process. Bring photo ID, copy of the consent form, and a copy of payment receipt with Transaction ID (electronic copy is acceptable).
- Out-of-state applicants must obtain a pre-printed fingerprint card from the Arkansas Department of Education. Please submit your name and mailing address to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step Four: Arkansas Child Maltreatment Central Registry Check
- Please complete form and follow the instructions.
Step Five: Employability Status
- Please allow fifteen days for the employability status to be determined before contacting Arkansas Department of Education.