CTT+ Certification CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+) certification is for instructors who want to verify they have attained a standard of excellence in the training field.

CTT+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that covers core instructor skills, including preparation, presentation, communication, facilitation and evaluation in both a traditional and virtual classroom environment.

Two exams are necessary to be certified: CompTIA CTT+ Essentials, and at least one of the two designations: Classroom Trainer or Virtual Classroom Trainer. Candidates will need to supply a video or recording of their classroom or virtual classroom sessions.

The exam covers planning prior to the course, methods and media for instructional delivery, instructor credibility and communications, group facilitation and evaluating the training event.

Dell, Microsoft, Novell, Ricoh and IBM recommend that their trainers be CompTIA CTT+ certified. The Training Associates also look for CompTIA CTT+ certification when assigning trainers.


updated 4/25/2013
CompTIA CTT+ Overview
CompTIA CTT+ Essentials – How to Prepare
CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer – How to Prepare 
CompTIA CTT+ Virtual Classroom Trainer – How to Prepare


updated 4/25/2013
CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer submission form
CompTIA CTT+ Virtual Classroom Trainer submission form
Test Details
Required exams Two exams required - CompTIA CTT+ Essentials TK0-201 and Classroom Trainer TK0-202 or Virtual Classroom Trainer TK0-203
Number of questions TK0-201: 95
TK0-202/203: N/A
Length of test TK0-201: 90 minutes
TK0-202/203: Length of recording between 17 minutes and 22 minutes of instruction
Passing score TK0-201: 655
TK0-202/203: 36
Recommended experience Six to 12 months of training experience
Languages TK0-201: English, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish
TK0-202/203: Recordings can be submitted in English, German, Dutch, Japanese, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese or Korean.
Exam codes CompTIA CTT+ Essentials: TK0-201
CompTIA CTT+ Classroom Trainer: TK0-202
CompTIA CTT+ Virtual Classroom Trainer: TK0-203
If they haven't completed the CompTIA certification, I don't think they have that base knowledge.
Michael Rhodes
Principal, Media Tek Ltd.

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