Please complete an application for each program to be certified. Refer to Certification Requirements (crla.net/imtpc/certification_requirements.htm) for a complete listing of all the LEVEL 1, 2, and 3 requirements.
Step 1: Complete the application found at the following link: IMTPC_Application.
Step 2: Attach the necessary documentation. The "necessary documentation" called for under each criteria consists of patterns of evidence of the what, how, and when of the training program. It could/should include any or all of the following that can help the CRLA Mentor Certification Committee verify your program(s): course syllabi, titles of textbooks used, flyers/posters/memos, sample worksheets, handouts, worksheets, etc.
Step 3: Please provide a program narrative, one to two pages, explaining how your mentor training program(s) fulfills the requirements of the level(s) requested. The purpose of this overview is to provide the committee members with the appropriate background information necessary to certify your program. This overview should provide the following information: program history, program objectives, reporting lines, sources of funding, services and students served, program location and facility, training guidelines, and training components.
Step 4: All sources must be cited in a comprehensive REFERENCE form (APA format).
- Effective July 1, 2009, Compliance with federal copyright law is expected of all CRLA members and IMTPC programs. It is our legal and ethical responsibility to give authorship credit for all materials we use in the classroom and for tutor and mentor training. Additionally, it is our legal and ethical responsibility to purchase (or have students purchase) copyrighted materials. IMTPC programs found to be in violation of copyright law will lose their certification.
Step 5: Upload all application materials to dropbox.com and “share” the folder with firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 6: Please make the check payable to “CRLA” and mail it to the address below. To request an invoice, please contact the IMTPC Coordinator, Heather Porter, at email@example.com:
7044 S. 13th Street
Oak Creek, WI 53154