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Hawaii DOE-approved
Substitute Teacher Training

For initial Substitute Teacher Certification Requirements (Re-Certification required for Class I and Class II substitute teachers every five years from initial certificate end date)

Just think, for as little as $39.95 and eight hours,
you’ll be in the classroom ready to teach!

DOE will accept a passing score of 85%

***A Hawaii DOE Module will be added to your course list and is a mandatory part of your coursework.  Submission of your SubDiploma Certificate indicates that you have not only successfully completed the STEDI SubSkills course but certifies that you have read and understood all of the information contained in the Hawaii DOE Module and agree to comply with the instruction, information and guidelines therein. Please note that you understand that successfully completing the substitute teacher course does not guarantee employment with the Hawaii DOE as a substitute teacher.

Start today by choosing the SubSkills option that best suits your needs:

Options A, B or Premium

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Option A (Online)


SubSkills Online


Option B (Print)

SubSkills Textbook


Both (Online & Print)


SubSkills Premium


Substitute Teacher Re-Certification

(every 5 years from end date of initial certificate for Class I and II substitutes)

*Any course is all you will need to purchase for recertification

Advanced Classroom Management Online Course


Advanced Teaching Strategies Online Course


Advanced Special Education Online Course



Guaranteed Employment

“Money-back guarantee: If you complete our SubSkills course (either online or in print) and you earn your STEDI SubDiploma, and you meet the DOE’s hiring requirements—and are still not offered a job—we will refund 100% of your tuition.”


Our courses were developed at 
Utah State University.

Success Record

Since 1996, we have trained over
124,589 substitutes.

Online Training

Login when you’re ready, 24/7, 
come and go as you please.


After you become a STEDI-Ready sub, you will be offered a job.

Discover the differences between a regular sub and a “STEDI-Ready” sub.

(Yes, it will pay off in the short- and long-run if you pay for your own training!)