Step #6: Child Abuse Background Checks
This certificate can be usually issued online, immediately, but will require you to
1) set up a user account and
2) complete the application process
When you forward a receipt and your current certificate along with all other credentials, you will be reimbursed for the background check.
Create Individual Account
At the link below, click "Create Individual Account" and follow the prompts.
Once you've created your individual account, use that username and password to complete your Individual Login.
Click Login, then Access My Clearances, scroll to the bottom of the page and click Continue.
On the Keystone Key Login page, enter your username (Keystone ID) and temporary password you retrieved via email.
Create a New password and click Submit. - Click Close Window. You will be taken back to the login screen.
Enter your username and NEW password. -
Click Create Clearance Application. Scroll to the bottom of the next page and click Begin. -
Under the Application Purpose select Employment. Then click Next. - Continue through the online application pages and
To complete your application, eSign by checking the acknowledgement and entering your first and last name as it appears on the Application Information screen. - Proceed to the “Applicant Payment” screen
When you're finished with your application, please move on to the next step, Create Your Profile.