Brewster Technical College

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TABE Testing

TABE 11/12 Testing

The TABE 11/12 is required for GED and AAAE.  Please contact the Student Services Office to learn about testing dates.  To register for a TABE 11/12 test, students must bring the following with them:• Photo I.D.• Social Security Card (if one has been issued)• $10.00 (cash only).

Valid TABE test results are required prior to entry into AAAE Classes, GED Classes, and Level 7 of our ESOL class.  For Adult Basic Education courses (AAAE, GED, ESOL), the TABE test is valid for one year.  For Technical Programs, the TABE/WBST test is valid for two years.


Steps for Enrollment

     • Visit Student Services
     • Visit Student Services
     • Verify Florida Residency
     • FL Driver’s License or ID
     • FL Vehicle Registration or Voter’s Registration
     • Additional documents may also serve as verification
     • Attend Program Orientation
     • Show Social Security Card
     • Standard, Approved High School Diploma or GED required for most programs
     • Valid WBST/TABE test results (if applicable).

Technical Programs

The WBST (Wonderlic Basic Skills Test) is administered as part of the application process,when applicable. Please see TABE/WBST Exemptions information below.The WBST (Wonderlic Basic Skills Test) is administered as part of the application process,when applicable. Please see TABE/WBST Exemptions information below.

The WBST is given every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (beginning 02/12/19) to provide guidance related to an applicant's educational needs. Students must bring their Photo I.D., Social Security Card and $10.00 cash.

Prior to the testing, applicants are asked to complete an online registration/application which will send notification to the appropriate Program Advisor.

Selected training programs require students to have a standard, approved high school diploma or GED prior to entering. (“approved high school diploma” is a hyperlink to our list)To view specific Program Requirements, click here (hyperlink to Program Requirements).

TABE/WBST Exemptions

As per Florida Statutes 1004.91 and 1008.30, students are exempt from the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)/WBST exit requirements if they:

      • Entered 9th grade in a FL public school in the 2003-2004 school year, or any year thereafter, and earned a Florida standard high school diploma
      • Possess a college degree at the associate in applied science level or higher from an accredited post-secondary institution, or
      • Currently serving as an active duty member of any branch of the United States Armed Services.

Technical College
2222 North Tampa Street
Tampa, FL 33602


(Effective 2/12/19)
Tuesdays at 10:30 am and 5:30 pm
Photo I.D. Required
S.S. Card Requested
Testing Fee:  $10 cash



Appointments must be made in person
Please call for information, 813-276-5464
Photo ID Required
SS Card Requested
Testing Fee: $10 cash only

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About Brewster

Brewster Technical College is a public post-secondary technical college that is part of Hillsborough County Public Schools. Brewster Technical College offers hands-on learning that provides the relevant training and job skills required by business and industry.  In addition, Brewster Technical College offers adult basic education (GED, English language acquisition and Applied Academics for Adult Education).

Thank You Hillsborough County Voters for Supporting our Schools by passing the Referendum!


Information on this form is for Florida Department of Education reporting requirements ONLY. This information WILL NOT be used to determine program eligibility or admission. Courses and programs are offered as part of the adult education program of Hillsborough County Schools under the direction of the School Board of Hillsborough County.
No person shall, on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin or handicap, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity under the direction of the local education agency.



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