Thank you for your interest in becoming a TST Instructor!
The Instructor application review and approval process can take up to 30 days. Once the approval process is complete, you will be notified by email and provided further instructions. Please Note: During the approval process timeframe, you are INELIGIBLE to schedule or conduct a TST Workshop.
Consequences for conducting a workshop prior to completion of the review process and approval date, will include, but are not limited to:
Please contact us with any questions.
To be eligible for the FastTrack Recertification an Instructor must:
Have taught a total of four (4) courses over 24 months having opened two (2) of the required four (4) workshops to the public OR taught 6 Private workshops
Be an instructor in good standing
Complete the FastTrack Recertification form this form includes the application, Biographical Data and Conflict of Interest all in one
For those that are not eligible for the FastTrack Recertification an Instructor must:
Be eligible per TST Candidate Guidelines
Register for and complete a TST workshop
Thank you for your interest in becoming a Master Regional Trainer (MRT)! Here is what you need to know in order to complete the process.
Master Regional Trainers (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, as well as 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!
Agree to hold at least one TTT Workshop, open to the public, every 12 months
Participate in calls with other MRTs and State TB Control Unit.
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:
Be TST Certified
Have at least five years’ experience working in TB Control
Be a TST Instructor for a minimum of 24 months prior to becoming a MRT
A resume or CV that shows a minimum of five years’ experience in TB Control
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)
The MRT application review and approval process can take up to 60 days. Once the approval process is complete, you will receive an email with further instructions. Please note that during the approval process timeframe, you are INELIGIBLE to schedule or conduct a TTT workshop.