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Train the Trainer


This 3-day training session will cover various aspects of being an effective trainer.

Learning Objectives:

Using notes and resources provided in this session, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the components associated with becoming an ANSI/IACET Authorized Provider;
  • Discuss and share examples of how compliance can be achieved;
  • Pursue ANSI/IACET compliance in their own organizations; and
  • Help the weights and measures community develop and maintain excellent training programs.

Technology Requirement(s):

Laptop with wireless capability. Additional tools that will be used in the participant-developed activities as needed.

Materials & Supplies:

Flip Charts, projector to be provided. Supplies will include printing/copying participant-developed activity handouts, notecards, post-it notes, markers, other teaching resources.


Attendance at an Adobe Connect Pro webinar session is part of the required pre-work.

Minimum Requirement(s):

Pre-work reading; pre-work development of applicable activity for session; 100% attendance; sharing activity with other participants; peer evaluation of other participant activities.


By invitation only. 


There is no fee for this seminar.


Harris, Georgia L.
Gentry, Elizabeth
Office of Weights and Measures
(301) 975 - 4014

Related Project(s):

NIST OWM has a number of other training opportunities scheduled. For more information:


Start Date: Tuesday, April 8, 2014
End Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Audience: Government
Format: Seminar


NIST/Office of Weights and Measures

Class No. 5305

Event Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm ET

Registration Deadline: Saturday, February 22, 2014


You must register in the Office of Weights and Measures Contact Management System. You must first establish a primary contact account by going to the link listed above. Follow the instructions to create an account unless you are already a registered user.

Your request for a contact account will be processed within one business day. You will be sent a password, so that you can then register in our training system (How to Request Training & Transcript Using the Contacts System-PDF) for this class. If you have any questions, contact Isabel Chavez at 301-975-2128.

Registration Contact:

Isabel Chavez,
Contact Management System Administrator,
(301) 975 - 2128
Email: isabel.chavez@nist.gov

Security Instructions:

You will need a government-issued photo ID (e.g., passport or driver's license) when you check into the Visitors Center at the entrance of NIST on Monday morning. If you will be driving, please bring your Vehicle Registration card also.

Visitor Information 




Technical Contact:

Georgia L. Harris,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 4014