Thank you for your interest in becoming a Master Regional Trainer! Here is what you need to know in order to complete the process.
TST Master Regional Trainter (MRT) Candidate
Overview of a MRT
MRTs are responsible for guiding and advising the MDHHS TB Control Unit on required annual updates to the TST and TTT PowerPoints.
MRTs vote on waiver requests and MRT Candidate Applications.
MRTs participant in bi-monthly conference calls with the MDHHS TB Control Unit staff.
The need for more MRTs is growing and we look forward to YOU joining this group!
A MRT candidate must be an active, certified TST Instructor, in good standing, that is responsible for training others in both TST and TTT.
Candidates must meet all of the following criteria to become and remain an MRT:
All criteria for TST instructor must first be met. Must have at least five (5) years’ experience working in TB Control.
Must have taught TST Workshops for a minimum of 24 months prior to becoming a MRT.
Must submit a resume' or CV that shows experience in TB Control.
Must agree to hold, at least, one (1) TTT Workshop, open to the public, every 12 months.
Submit MASTER TRAINER APPLICATION FORM.
Be prepared to complete the Biographical Data/Conflict of Interest online form, if applicable (link to the online form will be emailed after approval, if needed).
Please Note: During the approval process timeframe, you are INELIGIBLE to schedule or conduct a TTT workshop.
Consequences for conducting a workshop prior to completion of the review process and approval date, will include, but are not limited to:
1. Disqualification of the applicant from becoming a TST Instructor.
2. Disqualification of all workshop participants from a class held before the instructor was approved from obtaining continuing education and TST certification.