The following clearances are required by law.  New hires must provide clearances dated within the past calendar year.  If you have not worked for YCST within the past calendar year, you must obtain updated clearances. Current employees must update their clearances every five years.

Links for Required Clearances
Act 34: PA Criminal Record Check (online process)
Act 151: Child Abuse Clearance (online process)
Act 24: FBI Fingerprint Check (online registration) ONLY UNTIL NOVEMBER 18, 2017**

**IMPORTANT: Please be advised that effective at close of business November 18, 2017,
Gemalto (Cogent) will no longer be providing fingerprint services for ‘new
applicants’. All ‘new applicants’ must be pre-registered and fingerprinted prior to
11/18/17. Those unable to meet this deadline will be required to restart the process
with the new Commonwealth supplier, MorphoTrust.

Applicants that have been notified their prints were rejected for quality purposes will
have an additional time-period (18th-27th) to complete the reprint process with
Cogent. Any ‘reprint applicants’ who have not completed the reprint process with
Cogent within this additional time-period, will be eligible to continue the reprint process
with the new supplier.